Hi, my name is tlehopkinson! — Scope | Disability forum

Hi, my name is tlehopkinson!

tlehopkinson Member Posts: 1 Listener
Hi. Just saw fb post for this group. Long term disabilities. Waiting for decision on first PIP assessment. Nervous. Would like to become regular user of group. Currently in West Yorkshire. 


  • JennysDad
    JennysDad Member Posts: 2,299 Disability Gamechanger
    Hello @tlehopkinson and welcome to the community. We're glad to have you with us.
    In fact your post just caught me - I'm on my way to bed - but I wanted to respond as quickly as I could.
    I am not a benefits specialist myself, but we have plenty here who are and they will respond to your post in due course. You won't be surprised to hear that PIP issues are a large part of our inboxes!
    Currently in West Yorkshire? I spent a lot of my life up there (and my wife is visiting up there even as I write).
    As I always try to point out, you've reached a safe place here and are among friends. You'll find a lot of people ready to talk with you about any problems or issues - or anything really - that are of interest to you. Just bear with us if you can.
    Warmest best wishes to you,
  • Pippa_Alumni
    Pippa_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 5,793 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @tlehopkinson, and welcome to the community! Do let us know if we can be of any assistance.
  • steve51
    steve51 Member Posts: 7,153 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @tlehopkinson

    Good Afternoon & Welcome to our Community/Family.

    It will be great to have your input.

    Please please let me know if there’s anything that I can help you with your “PIP”