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Healthy Start Scheme

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN HL2726, tabled on 14 September 2021

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to expand Healthy Start eligibility to all households earning £20,000 or less after benefits which include pregnant women or children under five.

Answered on

7 October 2021

There are no current plans to change eligibility for the scheme. The Healthy Start scheme is kept under continuous review and aligns closely with other passported benefits