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kes2611kes2611 Member Posts: 118 Connected
edited February 24 in PIP, DLA and AA
Hi all i have a question.I have my PIP renewal assesment next thurs on 4th march. I have life long disabilitys n my MH has got much worse,i have now started shouting the word daisy all the time.i have 1 lung,my heart is on other side,fractired skull,curviture of spine,slipped disc in lower back n my tendons reattached in ankle.i also cut n burn myself.Do they look at ur previous assesment notes at all cause i have not changed n am worse now. I cant stand for long cause of my back n cannot even get into my bath.Have also cracked a bone on front of foot.Am on ESA for life. Thanks kes xx

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  • woodbinewoodbine Community Co-Production Group Posts: 4,522 Disability Gamechanger
    hi @kes2611 the assessment will go over many of the points on the renewal forms, they are looking to see how your life is impacted by your conditions but it's not about what's wrong with you but how it affects you against the PIP descriptors.
    Make sure you prepare yourself as best you can and make notes of anything you want to get across.
    Hope it goes well, maybe you could let us know?
    "Putting a child into care, isn't caring for a child" (T.Rhattigan)
  • janer1967janer1967 Member Posts: 11,201 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi there 

    They have access to previous claims but will concentrate in new one 

    This is why all reviews should be treated as new claim and dont just say nothing has changed.  You need to explain how your condition affects all the descriptors 

    Good luck and let us know how it goes 
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