Remaining politically neutral during General Election 2024


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freddie1
freddie1 Community member Posts: 5 Listener
I have applied for pip and need help getting in and out of the bath putting socks and shoes on I get out of breath can't walk very far. I got my letter today saying I got no points for my copd

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  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Community member Posts: 55,302 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hi,

    Even if you had scored points for washing and bathing and dressing and undressing, what you described above won't be enough to get you an award for daily living.

    For mobility, telling them you can't walk very far won't score you any points either.

    You have 28 days to request the MR but you need further advise as what you stated above won't be enough for an award. Speak to your local CAB or other disability advise centre.
    I would appreciate it if members wouldn't tag me please. I have all notifcations turned off and wouldn't want a member thinking i'm being rude by not replying.
    If i see a question that i know the answer to i will try my best to help.
  • freddie1
    freddie1 Community member Posts: 5 Listener
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    Thanks I will go into my cab as they filled out my pip  form 
  • Yadnad
    Yadnad Posts: 2,856 Disability Gamechanger
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    freddie1 said:
    Thanks I will go into my cab as they filled out my pip  form 
    Given what the poster has said and the fact that the CAB filled out the claim form, going back I would think is a non starter.

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