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Hi, my name is ninalees75!

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ninalees75
ninalees75 Community member Posts: 1 Listener
edited March 2021 in PIP, DLA, and AA
Hi yes iam on pip and I do get housing benefit so if I do an apprenticeship in hair dressing will my pip stop or will I be ok 

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  • Ross_Alumni
    Ross_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,650 Disability Gamechanger
    edited March 2021
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    Hello @ninalees75, welcome to the community :) I hope you are well.

    Your PIP won't be impacted by your apprenticeship, as it isn't means tested. I hope the apprenticeship goes well, when are you hoping to start it?
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  • calcotti
    calcotti Community member Posts: 10,010 Disability Gamechanger
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    Are you getting anything other than PIP and Housing Benefit?
    Information I post is for England unless otherwise stated. Rules may be different in other parts of UK.
  • Queenofdisabilities
    Queenofdisabilities Community member Posts: 91 Connected
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    Hi Ninalees75.
    Welcome to this amazing site.
    If you ever need any advice,help,support you only have to ask.
    If I can help in any way please don't hesitate to message me.
    Have a lovely day.
    Take care.
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