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What happens after LCWRA period is over?

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Rachelgee90
Rachelgee90 Community member Posts: 1 Listener
Hello,
I was awarded LCWRA and the period is due to end in August 2024. Does anyone know or has anyone experienced what happens when this time lapses? Do you have to go through the whole process again of asking for a form and filling it all in and then having a work capability assessment or is it like PIP and it's just a review type of form where you state if anything has got better, the same or is worse? 

Thanks for your help in advance

Rachel 

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  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Community member Posts: 54,235 Disability Gamechanger
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    LCWRA has no end date. It's an ongoing award until a new decision says otherwise. This is the reason why decision letters do not have end dates on them. The timescale you've been given is just a guide and nothing more. Your money will continue for as long as you remain entitled to it.

    When it's time for your review you will receive a letter on your journal (assuming you have access to one) telling you that they are referring you. A few days later you will recieve the form in the post. It will be the same process as it was the first time.
    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.
  • L_Volunteer
    L_Volunteer Community Volunteer Adviser, Scope Member Posts: 7,978 Disability Gamechanger
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    I would just like to add a warm welcome @Rachelgee90. Please don't hesitate to let us know if there's anything else we can do to help  :)
    Community Volunteer Adviser with professional knowledge of education, special educational needs and disabilities and EHCP's. Pronouns: She/her. 

    Please note: if I use the online community outside of its hours of administration, I am doing so in a personal capacity only.

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