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PIP and Atos Mistake

I am suicidal and am getting nowhere. The stress with the assessment issues leading to my PIP stopping. I am in debt and took out payday loan that can't pay. I want to work but am so ill and now losing 180 pounds weekly that I am entitled to. Am so stressed and it's not my fault. It's causing me to feel suicidal. Reason I received enhanced PIP was my disability after jumping from a bridge. I need help. Atos is responsible if I can't cope no more. What do I do


  • Pippa_Alumni
    Pippa_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 5,793 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @artistwithanger, I'm so sorry to hear this. It's clear that you're feeling very overwhelmed at the moment and I really hope we can help.

    You are a member of our community and we appreciate you. If you are having thoughts of suicide, it is important that you discuss them with someone who is qualified to help. Please call the Samaritans on 116 123 (free) or email them at [email protected] You might also benefit from reading MIND’s information on how you can help yourself. If you feel that you may be an immediate danger to yourself, please call 999 or go to your local hospital right away.

    You mentioned that your PIP has been stopped. Do you want to tell us some more about this, such as when this happened and whether you're appealing the decision? Then we on the community will do our best to offer some guidance and support.