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Hi, my name is elmojames!

elmojameselmojames Member Posts: 3 Listener
hi just joined my wife is disabled and im her carer 

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  • Adrian_ScopeAdrian_Scope Testing team Posts: 7,954

    Scope community team

    Hi @elmojames and welcome to the community!

    Would you like to tell us a little bit about yourself?
    Senior Community Partner
    Scope

    Your feedback is really important to the development of the online community, so please remember to complete our online community annual survey
  • elmojameselmojames Member Posts: 3 Listener
    hi im retired so I just joke now and say im unpaid carer everything was manageable till my wife got her pip assessment and went from 30 points to 8 so they saying taking car of us ive appealed but more worried over wifes depression its knocked her right back she cant manage buses so shes saying whats the point of going on this is how it started last time im worried tried to take overdose in 2015 id got those thoughts out of her head now don't know
  • Adrian_ScopeAdrian_Scope Testing team Posts: 7,954

    Scope community team

    Hi @elmojames, are you still at the Mandatory Reconsideration stage and have you asked for a copy of the assessment report. This can be helpful to see where points were lost when appealing.

    Are you receiving any help with supporting your wife with her depression?
    Senior Community Partner
    Scope

    Your feedback is really important to the development of the online community, so please remember to complete our online community annual survey
  • steve51steve51 Member Posts: 7,175 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @elmojames

    Welcome to our online family/community.

    I am one of the Community Champion’s here at Scope.

    Please please let us know if there’s anything that we can help/support you with???

  • Ami2301Ami2301 Community Co-Production Group Posts: 7,472 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @elmojames welcome to the community! :)
    Disability Gamechanger - 2019
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