Waiting for PIP award letter — Scope | Disability forum
New to the community? Remember to read our community guidelines and our community house rules.
Concerned about another member's safety or wellbeing? Find out how to let us know.

Waiting for PIP award letter

fireupthequattro
fireupthequattro Member Posts: 2 Listener
Hi everyone, I received a telephone call last Wednesday to confirm my PIP award, my question is “how long does it take after a telephone confirmation to receive my official award letter”? Can anyone confirm please?
Thank you and best wishes 

Comments

  • chiarieds
    chiarieds Community Co-Production Group Posts: 10,612 Disability Gamechanger
    edited May 1
    Hi @fireupthequattro - & welcome to the community. Some get it quicker than others, so it's hard to say.
  • janer1967
    janer1967 Member Posts: 12,361 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi 

    It depends on postal service so hard to comment 
    I have professional experience in HR within public,  private, and charity sectors.  If I can't help I will
  • Cher_Inactive
    Cher_Inactive Posts: 4,414

    Scope community team

    Hi @fireupthequattro (Life on Mars fan?  :) ) and a warm welcome to our community.

    As advised, we wouldn't be able to give a reliable answer to your question as it varies regionally but I do hope you aren't waiting too long.

    Well done on the award and please keep us updated with how you get on.  
    Online Community Co-ordinator

    Want to tell us about your experience on the online community?  Talk to our chatbot and let us know.

    Concerned about another member's safety or wellbeing? Flag your concerns with us.
  • fireupthequattro
    fireupthequattro Member Posts: 2 Listener
    Yes a big fan 😀😀🚗💨

    Thank you all for taking the time to respond, I was told by DWP telephone call last Wednesday that I have been awarded enhanced PIP, so just eager to receive the official confirmation letter, I think I am doubting myself more than anything tbh.
    Best wishes 

Brightness

Do you need advice on your energy costs?


Scope’s Disability Energy Support service is open to any disabled household in England or Wales in which one or more disabled people live. You can get free advice from an expert adviser on managing energy debt, switching tariffs, contacting your supplier and more. Find out more information by visiting our
Disability Energy Support webpage.

Fancy a chat in our virtual coffee lounge?

Put the kettle on and have a chat in our coffee lounge with other members. We talk about hobbies, games and anything else you can think of!

Cerebral Palsy (CP) Online Cafe

Here's a new opportunity for people with CP or a similar disability (aged 20+) to get together and chat. The sessions are in partnership with CP Sport so you can find out more and meet people from both organisations.

Are you struggling?

Read our 'Coping with stress, low mood and isolation' support thread for a run-down of ideas on how to banish those blues and feel happier.

What do you think about the community?

Complete our feedback form and tell us how we can make the community a better space for you.

Information about COVID-19

If you have questions about the virus, please read our information and support which includes guidance on benefits, getting food and essentials and Cerebral Palsy.

Back to school this September?

Read tips on how to settle back in and handle any worries you or your children might be having this new term.