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willitra
willitra Community member Posts: 9 Listener
Hi have a tribunal date after 14 months I feel so stressed and anxious of what to expect and a bit of help and advice would be most appreciated....

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  • Hannah_Alumni
    Hannah_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,911 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hello @willitra

    I'm so happy that you have got your date, after waiting for so long. But I am also sorry you feel so stressed and anxious. I found this webpage on Citizen's Advice. It goes through the process of the Tribunal. What I took away from reading this is that it is more informal compared to going to court and you can take someone with you. They may be asked if they want to speak too, but maybe having someone else there, who you know, could help put you more at ease.

    Please keep us updated :) Wishing you all the best.
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  • willitra
    willitra Community member Posts: 9 Listener
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    Hi thanks so much for the advice I read what the cab said about tribunal very good..still concerned about any grey areas as such and I know I'm worrying but I am taking a family member with me on the day my son thanks again and I will post with the outcome next week 😃
  • Hannah_Alumni
    Hannah_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,911 Disability Gamechanger
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    Will be keeping everything crossed for you @willitra🤞

    You are bound to be nervous, especially after waiting so long. If you have any questions about those grey areas, ask them here and we will try our best to answer :) 

    I cannot wait to hear the update and I hope with it, you've treated yourself too! When I have an anxious thing to do, I treat myself to a piece of cake! 

    Ok, maybe two :D
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  • willitra
    willitra Community member Posts: 9 Listener
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    Yes definitely two pieces of choc cake 🎂 early birthday cake made by my friend, thanks again 💕
  • L_Volunteer
    L_Volunteer Community Volunteer Adviser, Scope Member Posts: 7,981 Disability Gamechanger
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    The choc cake definitely sounds helpful @willitra. Please don't hesitate to let us know if we can do anything else to support you.

    For example, if you want to talk about any particular worries. We are all here for you and listening to you  :)
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  • willitra
    willitra Community member Posts: 9 Listener
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  • L_Volunteer
    L_Volunteer Community Volunteer Adviser, Scope Member Posts: 7,981 Disability Gamechanger
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    You are welcome @willitra. It is the very least you deserve  :)
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  • Erniethegreat
    Erniethegreat Scope Member Posts: 36 Connected
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    How did you get on, I have my Tribunal tomorrow 👀, I waited 9 months for a date.
  • Alex_Alumni
    Alex_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,561 Disability Gamechanger
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    How have things gone so far today @Erniethegreat? Fingers crossed it all felt okay for you!
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