Remaining politically neutral during General Election 2024


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Hi, my name is burkey! do you get a text to say you have been awarded PIP

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burkey
burkey Scope Member Posts: 3 Listener
edited May 2023 in PIP, DLA, and AA
Hi everyone do you get a text to say you have been awarded PIP 

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  • bg844
    bg844 Community member Posts: 3,887 Disability Gamechanger
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    Some do, some don't.
  • burkey
    burkey Scope Member Posts: 3 Listener
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    Thanks I had a phone call Thursday 4th May the lady asked me who my doctor was and if awarded would I be able to manage a lump sum payment or in installments I said lump sum she said I would receive a letter by the end of last week and I've not heard anything since.
  • burkey
    burkey Scope Member Posts: 3 Listener
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    Any advice please
  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Community member Posts: 56,995 Disability Gamechanger
    edited May 2023
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    There's no advice anyone can give other than either to wait until you receive a decision or to ring and ask for an update, if you can get through.
    I would appreciate it if members wouldn't tag me please. I have all notifcations turned off and wouldn't want a member thinking i'm being rude by not replying.
    If i see a question that i know the answer to i will try my best to help.
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