Universal credit — Scope | Disability forum
Find out how to let us know if you're concerned about another member's safety.

Universal credit

annonymous
annonymous Member Posts: 2 Listener
edited November 2021 in Universal Credit (UC)
I filled out the work capability form and sent it off what happens next?

Comments

  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Member Posts: 25,627 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi,
    The majority of people have either telephone or face to face assessments. Those that have cancer and are having treatment or about to receive or recovering from radiotherapy/chemotherapy do not have these assessments and qualify for the Support Group.
    Backlogs are huge so you maybe waiting quite a while for an assessment, if one is needed. It is possible to have a paper based assessment but these are rare.

  • annonymous
    annonymous Member Posts: 2 Listener

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.
Complete our feedback form and tell us how we can make the community better.