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occupational therapist installing aids

tara2019tara2019 Member Posts: 212 Courageous
having aids,  grab rails, installed all over my house and outside due to my disability and mobility at this moment free of charge, but then the dwp says theres nothing wrong with, when i go to tribunal should i take photos of all adaptations done in my home, as extra evidence advice please.  

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  • wilkowilko Member Posts: 2,289 Disability Gamechanger
    Yes I would its extra supportive evidence. 
  • tara2019tara2019 Member Posts: 212 Courageous
    yes thats what i thought thanks.
  • twonkertwonker Posts: 617 Member
    edited April 2019
    Photos could have been taken of someone else's home. What is important is a copy of the assessment and recommendations made by and completed by Social Services.
    In our home we had 5 pieces of equipment installed/delivered by a contractor based on the recommendations made by Social Services. All bar one were not accepted by the assessor or the DWP as they were seen as more a question of choice to avoid worries that something might happen. The one piece that was accepted made it possible to carry out an activity previously which was impossible. 
  • tara2019tara2019 Member Posts: 212 Courageous
    Oki thanks I phoned dwp today as MR letter has not arrived yet they sent it on 10th told them that I'm needing that for tribunal and told them I was at that time having addaptations install through social services due to assistance needed with my daily living and mostly mobility I also asked if they got all evidence which I sent at mr stage they said yes they looked at it so I then said you are calling my doctor msk specialist physio mental health team pain clinic and all medical reports all lies everything the assessor said lies and no input I proved the input was there anyway gonna try get on with life as bad as it thanks for advice happy Easter and enjoy the sunshine x
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