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freddie1
freddie1 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 Member Posts: 31,265 Disability Gamechanger
    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.
  • freddie1
    freddie1 Member Posts: 5 Listener
    Thanks I will go into my cab as they filled out my pip  form 
  • Yadnad
    Yadnad Posts: 2,856 Connected
    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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