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Hi, my name is aminamangera!

aminamangera
aminamangera Member Posts: 8 Listener
edited July 2021 in Start here and say hello!
hi my name is Amina I am physically disabled and wheelchair bound and I am high risk clinically vulnerable person I am worried that if i meet someone how I can tell them have you been corvid test I spend more time in at home i am worried too go out and i am on benefit ESA AND PIP that's all I get as I am disabled when i go shopping buy stuff or anything's like pull up pads, shoes, dresses, ETC or going to cinema and theme parks why disabled people have too pay more money...…????. 
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  • janer1967
    janer1967 Member Posts: 16,322 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi and welcome to the community 

    I am also interested a wheelchair 

    I find I get reduced prices at places like theme parks and cinema and some allow carers to go in free 

    You can get a  CEA card which allows carers into cinema free 

    You usually need to show proof of disability like pip letter or blue badge 

    I Don understand how dresses and shoes are more expensive for disabled? Maybe you can explain a bit more 

    Apart from that welcome on board and feel free to join in or ask any questions 
  • Ross_Scope
    Ross_Scope Posts: 7,436 Scope online community team
    Hello @aminamangera

    Welcome to the community, good to see you join us. 

    I think it's completely fine to ask somebody you are meeting whether they have had a Coronavirus test or not, that's quite a common thing these days and I can't see people having issue with that. Have you been in that situation lately?
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  • aminamangera
    aminamangera Member Posts: 8 Listener
    thank you  for reply me and i did not know about CEA card and thank for this information  dresses and shoes are more expensive I will explain my body go big just like that my feet and my leg go big then i have too rush too hospital they give me injection and they take out water from my body i need to go buy my dresses go to expensive shop where i can buy big sizes  
  • janer1967
    janer1967 Member Posts: 16,322 Disability Gamechanger
    OK I understand bur there are other shops like primary,  new look , yours , simply be that now do clothes in bigger sizes 

    Also amazon and lots of others and they don't have to be expensive 
  • aminamangera
    aminamangera Member Posts: 8 Listener
    thank you i did not think about new look or other shop thank you you give me idea to where too shop  

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