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Awaiting husband's PIP result. My anxiety is at the Max. I'm so worried.

Janet52Janet52 Member Posts: 1 Listener
edited July 2017 in PIP, DLA and AA
My husband as had his face to face assessment 3 weeks ago from dla to pip. I am going out of my mind with worry for the result. I can honestly say the atoms assessor did seem any way bothered about doing the assessment.she was abrupt in her questioning and did not give us much time to answer the questions. If we loose his mobility car he will be house bound and would not be able to get to all of his appointments. My anxiety is at the max im so worried.we should not have to put up with the waiting it is wrong.

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  • steve51steve51 Community champion Posts: 7,175 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @Janet52.

    Welcome to our website and online community.

    I'm so sorry for your current situation, yes you are right we should'nt have to do this !!!!

    Please please have a look at our home page where you will find plenty of info on the PIP process.

    We have also got a "Benefits Advisor" which would be ideal for your current predicament  !!!!

    Please please let us know if we can help you further ???
  • MikeBroderickMikeBroderick Member Posts: 234 Courageous
    Hi @janet52:

    Welcome to the Community and thanks for your post.

    I am sorry to hear about the anxiety you are going through. I understand that the results can take some time.

    Should it be necessary, there is an appeals process, and we have a lot of information, videos, and tips around the appeals process should you need them. 

    If you disagree with the results you can request a mandatory reconsideration, which must be done within 30 days of receipt of your results, so please get back to us right away should you need further information.

    I wish you all the best, and I hope that your anxiety lessens.. 
  • MatildaMatilda Member Posts: 2,616 Disability Gamechanger
    @Janet52

    Have you phoned PIP and asked for a copy of the assessor's report? This will give you a good idea of the likely decision.
  • Sam_ScopeSam_Scope Member Posts: 7,732 Disability Gamechanger
    Any news @Janet52 ?
    Scope
    Senior online community officer
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