I was previously on a lifetime DLA award (mid rate – care, low – mob) for my mental health issues. I asked for early migration to PIP having received several physical health diagnoses and having been electric wheelchair dependent, indoors … Continue reading I was previously on a lifetime DLA award
I have already been to court twice and won but every time is a major stress that makes my health 10 times worse. I must put a lot of effort into managing my illnesses, any stress and disruption do not … Continue reading This evil system must be stopped immediately
Hi all…..well where to begin. Since my husband’s diagnosis of his rare heart condition it has been a struggle. One of many admirable qualities as a person was his ambition and drive to work hard and provide us with a … Continue reading The report…..zero points……!!!
PIP is meant to destroy and kill people. I scored zero points for everything, the HP wrote whatever she wanted, omitted important information and jumped to conclusions. She never wrote in her report I have a stoma, that I have … Continue reading My depression is really bad now, I can’t afford the part time help I used to have
I have brain damage from a hit and run car. I suffer from depression anxiety short term memory loss, extreme fatigue all of which have negative impacts on my every day life. I have been refused the full rate of … Continue reading I have brain damage from a hit and run car.
I would love to say that things have improved but that is not so, they have become worse. The care agency is still dropping my calls due to lack of staff several weeks later. I cannot even rely on any … Continue reading I feel dirty, shamed, confused and dreading every phone call
I am an individual with an employment barrier. Where E used to work, the place went bankrupt. I was told by a employment agency that the reason a person with any kind of disability or barrier doesn’t or is unable … Continue reading I am an individual with an employment barrier
Another ‘voice’ comes from the blog written by Barely Surviving. The blog’s aim is ‘to let people know just how hard life on benefits is’ ‘My blog tells the truth about the brutal reality that is life on universal credit (and … Continue reading I didn’t ask for my illnesses, no one does
Helen has Cerebral Palsy and is a lifelong campaigner – (when able). Since 2010 she has watched the situation for people with a disability/illness deteriorate… “It’s 3am. I’m lying awake listening to the wind. A dustbin (or something), just fell … Continue reading Helen has Cerebral Palsy and is a lifelong campaigner
I had my first stroke at 5 years old, by the time i hit 30 I had 4 more and lost most of my sight and wanted a career so went to college and university. Then started back to work … Continue reading I had my first stroke at 5 years old