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Struggling with PIP

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This discussion was created from comments split from: Hi, my name is klaire!.

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  • klaire
    klaire Member Posts: 5 Listener
    Hello it’s Klaire,
    i have Muscular Dystrophy in my shoulders all over my spine pelvis,
    in my eyes, in my throat.
    ive other Health illnesses which if u would like to know just ask me.
    im waiting for my application to be finished as apparently my file is with the decision maker ( 6 wks )  at pip.
    I’m fed up struggling so badly & the pip etc not caring.
    ive no support like a Social worker or anything.
    just council rents dept & ppl working for the council pushing n sent my me letter if I don’t pay my rent + Arrears on top then they’ll give me 7 days an then take proceedings, yet rent ppl know how bad my situation is.
    no one cares.
    can you help me ??
  • klaire
    klaire Member Posts: 5 Listener
    klaire said:
    Hello it’s Klaire,
    i have Muscular Dystrophy in my shoulders all over my spine pelvis,
    in my eyes, in my throat.
    ive other Health illnesses which if u would like to know just ask me.
    im waiting for my application to be finished as apparently my file is with the decision maker ( 6 wks )  at pip.
    I’m fed up struggling so badly & the pip etc not caring.
    ive no support like a Social worker or anything.
    just council rents dept & ppl working for the council pushing n sent my me letter if I don’t pay my rent + Arrears on top then they’ll give me 7 days an then take proceedings, yet rent ppl know how bad my situation is.
    no one cares.
    can you help me ??

  • thespiceman
    thespiceman Member Posts: 6,389 Disability Gamechanger
    Hello @klaire Sorry what you are going through.

    Please may I suggest contacting .

    https://wwwmusculardystrophyuk.org

    Helpline 020 7803 4800 

    Email [email protected]

    Have look at there website have an advocacy service might useful for yourself something to consider.  Some one represents you speaks on your behalf.

    I would advise to speak to CAB about your housing issue's and anything else they can help with.

    Hope that helps Gives you reassurance.

    Pleasure to meet you.

    Take care.

    @thespiceman
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