Remaining politically neutral during General Election 2024


Under guidance from the Electoral Commission and Charity Commission, it's important that Scope remains politically neutral during General Elections.

While we understand that this period will see many passionate discussions and do not want to discourage open discussion, we cannot allow discussions which are purely intended to influence voting.

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Adult disability payment Help fill out the online application.

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blah0_0
blah0_0 Community member Posts: 6 Listener
Hello Good Evening
I am in the process of applying for Adult disability payment, and I am finding it tricky filling out, the application is there any resources to help me fill out the application with some guidance if possible. 
 Any suggestions, I would be very much grateful for. 
Thank you 

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  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Community member Posts: 56,310 Disability Gamechanger
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    I can't find any guides for filling out the ADP form, maybe it's because it's still quite a new benefit.

    You just need to make sure you include as much information as possible, without telling your life story. Also include a couple of recent real world examples of exactly what happened the last time you attempted each descriptor that applies to you.

    Adding detailed information such as where you were, what exactly happened, did anyone see it and what the consequences were.


    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.
  • Hannah_Alumni
    Hannah_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,912 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hello @blah0_0

    Have you thought about reaching out to Scope's Helpline

    Our advisers can answer questions and talk you through a wide range of topics connected with disability, including:

    • benefits
    • finance
    • social care
    • work
    • equipment and assistive technology
    • housing and home adaptations

    We can also point you to other information providers and Scope services in your local area.

    Hannah - She / Her

    Online Community Coordinator @ Scope

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