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Applying for PIP with CP

AShortt Member Posts: 1 Listener
edited December 2017 in PIP, DLA, and AA

I am about to start my PIP application after being on Enhanced Rate DLA (indefinitely) for the last 15 years.  I am finding the whole process both frustrating and upsetting!  I have CP affecting my legs.  I am mobile but it is not with discomfort and I find it offensive that some pen-pushers can potentially decide whether I am 'worthy' of receiving DLA.  I have always been brought up to be as independent as possible so do not find it easy to ask for help, but at the same time I am getting older and my body and joints are aching more than ever, so why should I feel bad about applying for PIP, but I do! Any advice?




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