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  1. N

    Upset At Letter From Income Support Claim Review

    Got a letter from the income support dept this morning saying they have stopped my income support payment from 22nd feb due to a failure of them not receiving the review form that i filled in and handed in at my local jobcentre plus office before the due date. The benefit integrity office is in...
  2. N

    DLA to be reviewed.

    Hi all.. my first application was turned down as they wrote to my gp who didn't really know much about my condition (bipolar 2) so they rejected my claim and i left it to late to appeal, the walfare right officer put in a new claim detailing other problems which was turned down also because they...
  3. sunflower

    Need some reassurance re: ESA

    I currently receive DLA (low mobility, medium care). I recently made a claim for ESA and today received a letter saying I will get £67.50 a week. Am I still in the assessment phase (because they've agreed my claim and to backdate my money)? It also makes no mention of assessment phase in the...
  4. seo1387

    My ESA Update..

    About a week ago i posted a thread "Need Advice With My ESA Letter..." I had spent hours typing up a letter that I thought would help go towards the further information that was mentioned in my letter that i had recieved. I rang them about half an hour ago to see if the letter had been...
  5. M

    Will i get my esa

    im on dla..i have bpd...i live with my partner...my partner gave up work to be an unpaid carer..(my mum is my main carer)..we made a claim for income support and esa....i sent my esa medical questionaire to atos...6 weeks later i rung atos and thy said thy passed it to jobcentre.. jobcentre then...
  6. D

    Can you name your Voices?

    I’d be interested in learning if there is anyone else who can hear voices and can NAME them. I have names for my voices. . They claim to be doing an “enquiry” on me yet they (unintentionally) tell me everything about themselves. They’ve confirmed that they are drug-dealers, possibly in Pimlico...
  7. D

    Can you name your Voices?

    I’d be interested in learning if there is anyone else who can hear voices and can NAME them. I have names for my voices. . They claim to be doing an “enquiry” on me yet they (unintentionally) tell me everything about themselves. They’ve confirmed that they are drug-dealers, possibly in...
  8. coffee

    What are the chances.....?

    What are the chances that my pretty useless psychiatrist (who is discharging me soon anyway) will write a report that supports my DLA claim? Got a letter from DWP this morning giving me an update on my DLA claim - they are writing to my CPN/psychiatrist to get a report. Problem being is that...
  9. M

    New question about esa/jsa & crisis laons/budgeting loans

    Hi - many thanks for the help. now for part 2 - I was paid 4 weeks payment on the 14/02 but on the 18/02 I had a letter stating my new medical certificate has been denied for 13 weeks from the 11/02. to cut a long story short I'm taking legal adction from that carry on. HSBC have been great &...
  10. W

    DLA

    I just got a letter today saying they have received my claim for DLA (which is a good thing I suppose) but they then go on to say it could be up to 8 weeks before I hear anything else? Is that right and if so do they back date your claim? Cheers!! Will
  11. W

    what's the dealio with the dla(lio)? wish I'd never applied, thanks again cpn!

    what's the dealio with the dla(lio)? wish I'd never applied, thanks again cpn! Just need to get this out and also know a lot of you guys will have gone thru similar, so sorry if it goes on a bit, will try not waffle too much, but I know I have a lot of thoughts just bursting to get typed, so...
  12. sara

    DLA

    What do you have to say to get middle rate care rate? I am on low rate for care and mobility but someone said I should be on higher. As I get my DLA for an indefinate period I am too scared to claim incase they stop it all.
  13. R

    Can't stop 'rehearsing'

    Seems everytime I'm on here I'm having a bit of an :scared: moment. :blush: My ex-Psychologist described the way I think obsessively about practically every social situation I expect to find myself in, as 'rehearsing'; if I'm going to make an appointment, or phone somebody, or just take a walk...
  14. A

    The Depression Epidemic: Old News, Mysteries, and Bold Claims

    http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/charting-the-depths/201005/the-depression-epidemic-old-news-mysteries-and-bold-claims Old news: There is a depression epidemic. Most nearly everyone agrees about the basic fact of an epidemic of depression. Our best numbers from population studies say that...
  15. S

    carers/ disability living allowance ?

    Does anyone claim for this ?? my MHN said I might be entitled but looking through the form it doesn't really ask many mental health questions. Does anyone claim for this ?? Am I entitled ??
  16. R

    Am I entitled to claim dla

    Hi everyone. I spent last August and September in a mental health hospital and was diagnosed as having schizophrenia. I'm claiming ESA and have a claim in for DLA which is taking ages as DLA office are failing to contact my doctor, they claim to have sent out a medical request report 3 times...
  17. S

    Does anybody here claim benefits for their Bipolar?

    I was diagnosed 4yrs ago, but I have never claimed any benefits for my Bipolar. Does anybody here claim for their illness? I have never really looked into it, where do we start and is it worth it ?
  18. IMANUST

    Claiming Incapacity with "undiagnosed" MH issue

    Ive been out of work for 3 years now and on regular JSA benefits since, however Im wanting to get onto Incapacity as it offers me more freedom and understanding towards what I have. The problem is I havent "officially" been diagnosed with what I believe is Bi-Polar, although I was verified as...
  19. A

    off sick

    i have skizophrenia , adhd, autism, generalised anxiety disorder, how long can you be signed off sick by the doctor for and claim sick benefit, is there any time limit?
  20. N

    can I get any benefit help?

    Hi I will try and keep this short. I was diagnosed with GAD about 3 years ago and have been taking 75mg venlafaxine ever since, I have also had counselling and have a link worker when I need extra support. I was a teacher for 11 years but after having my kids (6 and 8) I got bad post natal...
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