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Going to the gym while claiming PIP

LeeA380
LeeA380 Member Posts: 59 Connected
If a physio has advised that I strengthen my legs at the gym to help with walking and standing again, does that mean that I am mobile enough that I would probably not qualify for PIP?

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  • janer1967
    janer1967 Member Posts: 16,311 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi there 

    No it doesn't the physio will take a long time to see any significant improvement for a start 

    Do you get pip mobility currently? 

    You only need to report if it significantly improves your ability to walk and mobilise safely , reliably and repeatedly and distances further than you have been awarded pip for 

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