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Hi, my name is marcpeterspacey007!

marcpeterspacey007
marcpeterspacey007 Member Posts: 1 Listener
Hello  I have been transferred from DLA to PIP  and lost over #120 .00 a month yet my situation hasnt changed.. a person not a medical officer came and evaluated me with questions like can i switch my phone on..   its scandalous  how people are losing essential benefits ... i want to re apply but am worried they will lose all my pip... my situation has changed as i now inject insulin four times a day.. should i re apply.. marc

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  • MJDean
    MJDean Member Posts: 40 Courageous
    Hi @marcpeterspacey007

    A very big welcome to you to our online community/website from me.

    As someone who is going through the PIP process myself, I completely understand your frustration. We are all here for you to offer our support. 

    I have attached a link to some relevant information and advice on how to appeal. Please let me know if this is any help you. 

    Please please get back to me if it isn't and I will do my best to help you. 

    We are all here for you!

    https://www.scope.org.uk/support/disabled-people/benefits/appeals

    http://www.advicenow.org.uk/guides/how-win-pip-appeal
  • CockneyRebel
    CockneyRebel Member Posts: 5,216 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi and welcome Marc

    Can you tell us a little more so we can help ?
    DLA and PIP have very different criteria, PIP is mainly about functionallity not condition 

    When did you receive your decision letter ?
    Did you ask for a mandatory reconsideration ?
    Have you appealed to the tribunal ?

    Unless your situation has changed in a way that affects your ability to carry our the PIP activities a supersession will probably be dismissed

    CR
    Be all you can be, make  every day count. Namaste

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