Remaining politically neutral during General Election 2024


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Hi, my name is tickety66!

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tickety66
tickety66 Community member Posts: 8 Listener
hi folfs i was on pip for 3 years ,i scored 8 points for daily living and 10 points for mobility ,i went for medical assesment in november 2017 ,then recieved a dwp letter in december scoring 0 points.ive had 2 benign tumours in my left foot .and i have severe nerve damage in my dominant left hand,also have copd .the assesor said i have plenty grip in my left hand yet my consultant has said i dont [ive sent the letter too tribunal .the assesor never mentioned my inhalers,nor did the dwp after the mandatory reconsideration .but when i wanted too go to tribunal then they did .tribunal hearing 10 april2018

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  • JennysDad
    JennysDad Community member Posts: 2,298 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hello @tickety66 and a warm welcome to the community. Glad to have you.
    I'm not a benefits advisor, I'm afraid, and can't directly answer your question, but we have experts here who will be able to advise you. Please just bear with us for the time being and they will be in touch with you as soon as possible.
    Believe me, you're not on your own in this, and here you have friends wanting to help.
    Warmest best wishes to you,
    Richard
  • CockneyRebel
    CockneyRebel Community member Posts: 5,209 Disability Gamechanger
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    hi tickety and welcome

    Good luck with your hearing,If we can help with anyhing please let us know

    CR
    Be all you can be, make  every day count. Namaste
  • debbiedo49
    debbiedo49 Community member Posts: 2,904 Disability Gamechanger
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    Good luck and welcome @tickety66
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