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ESA assessment 23 april

i final got letter for my esa assessment it was going be 15 but got move 23 try get doctors letter to them get home assessment. Which I hope happens I also contact my mp I am so worried I may try comment suicidal it not just me bad health it my mam too and it hard for us go down to the centre both bad health for walking and I am always tried down my fibromyalgia not sure what else to do maybe I am worring too much. 

Hope me gave me some advise 


  • Dotty123Dotty123 Member Posts: 492 Pioneering
    Hi they sent for my drs letter then ask if home visit they replied no only on real bad health don’t think about suicide I’ve gone since 14 feb no help or money be positive and if you really can’t make it tell them and try get dr to ring tell them good luck 
  • ZenkoblueZenkoblue Member Posts: 87 Courageous
    Ty yes I think they may need phone them I just hope it get sorted soon it so stressful
  • Dotty123Dotty123 Member Posts: 492 Pioneering
    I’ve goethru esathey stopped my money had none since feb did mandatory failed now doing tribunal I have been at my lowest point good luck x
  • Adrian_ScopeAdrian_Scope Testing team Posts: 7,954

    Scope community team

    I'm really sorry to hear you're worrying about this. Have you contacted the DWP to request a home visit? If you really can't make it down, make sure to let them know.

    As a member of our community we'll do whatever we can to support and advise you. However, if you are having thoughts of suicide, it is important that you discuss them with someone who is qualified to help. Please call the Samaritans on 116 123 (free) or email them at [email protected] 

    You might also benefit from reading MIND’s information on how you can help yourself. If at any time, you feel that you may be an immediate danger to yourself, please call 999 or go to your local hospital right away. 



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  • ZenkoblueZenkoblue Member Posts: 87 Courageous
    edited April 2019
    Thank you Adrian I just found my emergency contact number if the feelings get worse the initial response service I got from hospital hope it doesn’t come down to that it just stress building up oh gl dotty wish I could help 
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