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Help in PIP telephone assessment. Have you had one recently? How did it go?

anitasingh
anitasingh Member Posts: 1 Listener
edited June 2021 in PIP, DLA, and AA
Hi Guys,
Anyone has had a telephone PIP assessment yet. I have it tomorrow morning and am really nervous about it. Has anyone has had it recently and how did it go for them.

Comments

  • woodbine
    woodbine Member, Community Co-Production Group Posts: 7,779 Disability Gamechanger
    @anitasingh hi and welcome to scope, I think the answer would be that almost everybody finds the experience different.
    Some advice, if you kept a copy of your application have a good read through it, make notes of any points you feel you must get across, and try and avoid yes and no answers to the questions, you can have somebody with you but they in most cases won't be able to get involved.
    And make sure if its your mobile that its fully charged.
    Good luck and let us know how it goes.
    Be extra nice to new members.
  • janer1967
    janer1967 Member Posts: 16,533 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi and welcome from me too 

    Nothing really to add to the above apart from take your time ask if you want the question repeating or don't understand 

    Good luck let us know how it goes 
  • chiarieds
    chiarieds Member, Community Co-Production Group Posts: 12,478 Disability Gamechanger
    Just to add my best wishes that all goes well with your assessment @anitasingh & that the advice given above is helpful. As also mentioned, kindly let us know how your assessment goes, thank you. :)
  • Tori_Scope
    Tori_Scope Posts: 9,696 Scope online community team
    Best of luck for your assessment this morning @anitasingh :) 
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