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Rean22
Rean22 Member Posts: 2 Listener
Hi i was wondering if i could get some advice for my frienas she is currently in hospital and i am caring for her children she won her pip tribunal august 2019 buf she still has not recieved back payment or and payments at all. What sgould she do as she has phoned constantly but still no payment has anyone heard of it ever taking this long to recieve payment after tribunal. Thank you 

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  • pink_princess
    pink_princess Member Posts: 171 Pioneering

    I'm one of the community champions here on scope and i'm here to help and advise others. 

    I just wanted to say welcome to the community ?

  • Rean22
    Rean22 Member Posts: 2 Listener
  • steve51
    steve51 Member Posts: 7,154 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @Rean22

    Good Afternoon it’s great to meet you today.

    I am another Community Champion here at Scope.

    I do hope that your friend is okay today!!!!

    We have got someone who is very very good when it comes to Benefits.

     Hi @poppy123456

    Can you please offer me some help/advice with this post????

    Thanks.

    @steve51


  • janer1967
    janer1967 Member Posts: 15,042 Disability Gamechanger
    @Rean22 Hello and welcome to the community I am a community champion. I'm no expert but having read other peoples experiences of this matter, I would agree this is a long time to not have received any payment. Unfortunately the only way to get this resolved is for your friend to contact the PIP helpline and be quite insistent that they look at the progress of her case and advise when payments will commence. I hope your friend gets this resolved
  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Member Posts: 28,350 Disability Gamechanger
    Thanks @steve51 for the tag.

    Hi and welcome,

    You say your friend is currently in hospital, may I ask how long they have been there? 

    Also what were they awarded from the Tribunal please? 

    Once you’ve answered those questions I’ll be able to help you further.

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