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Tomtom111
Tomtom111 Member Posts: 4 Listener
2 weeks ago had my telephone review for pip had a text saying I should know in 6 weeks, I am now very anxious I am Bi Polar which is now getting worse, anyone else like this. 

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  • woodbine
    woodbine Community Co-Production Group Posts: 7,172 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi how are you today? You can now phone them and ask for a copy of the assessors report, which will give you a good idea of what the award might be, once requested it should usually take only a few days to get to you.
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  • Adrian_Scope
    Adrian_Scope Posts: 8,572

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    Hi @Tomtom111. The wait for a decision is very stressful. Have you requested a copy of the assessor's report? It can give you an idea of what the assessor has recommended and may help for you to have something to focus on. 
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  • janer1967
    janer1967 Member Posts: 15,152 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @Tomtom111 Welcome to the community, nice to have you on board.

    It is very frustrating waiting for a decision but 2 weeks isn't a long wait in current times, DWP are dealing with a huge increase in benefits claims and all this on reduced staff. I know this doesn't help you but unfortunately other than get your report as suggested you can only wait for the decision 
  • Brumboy68
    Brumboy68 Member Posts: 77 Courageous
    I heard in about three weeks your wait won't be too much longer fingers crossed for you..

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