Mother-of-four Tammie Brown is worried about the winter ahead following the end of the Universal Credit uplift.
Former prime minister Gordon Brown has issued a fresh appeal to the UK Government.
The temporary uplift in UC, announced last year at the start of the pandemic, will finally come to an end this week.
The weekly increase is due to end in October after it was extended in the latest UK Budget.
The £10-per-week payment for eligible families launches on Monday as part of efforts to tackle child poverty.
Six in 10 families on Universal Credit or Child Tax Credit in Scotland have had to borrow money during Covid-19 outbreak.