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ESA decision

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belmont

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Got my letter this morning and i'm not being put on ESA. I actually got 0 points which came as a shock, hearing people who have been through the assessment I was expecting to fail it but I expected to have got some points. The bit of the letter that annoyed me was along the lines of "we accept that you have a illness but it doesn't prevent you from being able to work".

So I suppose I have to find the strength to appeal even though I don't hold out much hope if I got 0 points. Failing that I supose I should start looking for a job.
 
messymoo

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Sorry to hear you didn't get the outcome you were hoping for, do appeal the decision and good luck with it I hope you get somewhere.
 
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teakans jet force

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Srry to see you did'nt get the outcome you wanted. like messymoo says you have to appeal, get in touch with MIND and also visit the rethink website.
 
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Audsods

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Sep 8, 2008
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I'm waiting for my decision and am dreading that brown envelope coming through the door - it's been weeks and weeks. I got help from Money Matters and the lady was very helpful and as I was so anxious and confused that I couldn't even answer her questions properly she said I could leave and she'd finish the form for me and then sent my OT who was with me a copy. she is doing these forms every day so maybe that's a place to look for help. good luck and dont give up.
 
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