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After all the hassle to win pip now letter come today for appointment ESA health assessment

After all the hassle to win pip now letter come today for  a appointment  for ESA health assessment on sat 28th of september i actually feel like a yo yo win one then still question you on other my question is should i mention to them i have got pip now or will that make any difference thanxs in advance x

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  • poppy123456poppy123456 Member Posts: 22,218 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi,

    PIP and ESA are different benefits with different criteria. Whether your PIP award will help your ESA claim will totally depend on where you scored points for the PIP.

    Good luck with the assessment.
    Proud winner of the 2019 empowering others award. This award was given for supporting disabled people and their families for the benefit advice I have given to members here on the community.
  • Chloe_ScopeChloe_Scope Scope Posts: 10,652 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @misstracey, I appreciate how frustrating it must feel to go through another assessment process. I wish you the best of luck and please let us know if we can do anything to help.
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