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DLA to PIP

covman
covman Member Posts: 1 Listener
edited November 2017 in PIP, DLA, and AA
Hi I am a new member and awaking the change over from DLA to pip heard some horror stories

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  • CockneyRebel
    CockneyRebel Member Posts: 5,216 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi covman and welcome

    There are many horror stories on the forums but there are many more successful claims that we never hear about

    DLA and PIP use very different criteria for awards,PIP is more about functionality rather than condition

    The first thing is to understand the points system, descriptors and the criteria for an award. A good starting place is the self test on the B&W site

    http://www.mybenefitsandwork.co.uk/pip/indexxx.php

    There is also loads of info on this site. Please have a look around and come back with any questions

    CR

    Be all you can be, make  every day count. Namaste
  • Pippa_Alumni
    Pippa_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 5,798 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @covman, and welcome! CR has given some great advice above but if there's anything else we can help you with, just let us know!

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