Remaining politically neutral during General Election 2024


Under guidance from the Electoral Commission and Charity Commission, it's important that Scope remains politically neutral during General Elections.

While we understand that this period will see many passionate discussions and do not want to discourage open discussion, we cannot allow discussions which are purely intended to influence voting.

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ESA home visits ?

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Mfarrell
Mfarrell Community member Posts: 12 Listener
Hi everyone I have just received my assessment date for ESA medical,my anxiety and depression Is so bad I don't think I will be able to go,can I ask for a home visit,any help would be good thank you

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  • CockneyRebel
    CockneyRebel Community member Posts: 5,209 Disability Gamechanger
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    Home visits usually require a very specific letter from your GP saying that you cannot attend a centre and why. However if you attend other appointments it is unlikely to be granted
    Be all you can be, make  every day count. Namaste
  • Antonia_Alumni
    Antonia_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 1,776 Pioneering
    edited April 2019
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    Welcome to the community @Mfarrell :) Thank you for sharing this with us. How are you doing today? There's some information on how you can arrange a home visit instead or take someone with you, as suggested on the Citizen Advice website. Please let us know if you have any questions.
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