The DWP destroyed me. They could have killed me it would have been more humane. I am relying on the kindness of my friends, family and neighbours. I am writing this using my next door neighbour’s internet, I can’t afford … Continue reading They could have killed me it would have been more humane
I was awarded DLA after breast cancer treatment went seriously wrong. I got MRSA infections in my surgical wounds that left me terribly scarred, internally and externally, my skin stuck to my ribs in some places. It took years of … Continue reading The DWP didn’t save a penny through this cruelty
It has not made me ill, but it has made me angry, frustrated and dismayed. I had a home assessment, the HCP was polite, kind, & seemed, at the time, to understand what I was saying. The assessment lasted almost … Continue reading Altogether I scored 0 points, zero, zilch!
I applied for PIP in December 2016, after 6 months of being off work sick. My health was declining and I saw there wasn’t going to be any way that I could return to work, so I decided to apply. … Continue reading I had my response saying I scored 0 points
I now have anxiety attacks. and find talking on the phone and leaving the house difficult, I was fine and hadn’t had anxiety and depression for years decided I was not depressed enough or I would be dead, despite having … Continue reading I now have anxiety attacks
I feel abandoned by everyone, now way out just a long tunnel. DLA gave me hope and some kind of life now I am housebound with the phone as my only way to escape. I think they want to see … Continue reading I was treated like a criminal my only crime is that I am ill
In theory I can do things but I am in pain and it takes me ages to do the simplest task. My social worker and I have timed that on average it takes me 3 hours to have a bath, … Continue reading The assessor for PIP told me it does not matter if I am in pain or takes me ages
I have a WCA on September 4th, just three days after my birthday. What should have been excitement in the weeks leading up to my birthday, turned into anxiety, stress and tears as the brown letter dropped on my doormat … Continue reading Why isn’t more being done to end this despicable treatment of the most vulnerable?
I am a carer for my partner who is seriously ill, he was transferred unsuccessfully from DLA to PIP with 0 points. We went through mandatory reconsideration -with the support of our MP- and still got 0 points. The woman … Continue reading I am a carer for my partner who is seriously ill
I am a carer for my husband. Absolutely everything is fraught with delays and stress. He has been awarded PIP at the higher rate for both components but this took so much time and effort on my part. I spent … Continue reading Absolutely everything is fraught with delays and stress