Category Archives: Benefits

In Today’s News

I fucking hate my council. If you were ever unsure in any of my previous posts, I just want to make it clear how much I hate their red tape. To be fair the people I often speak to are … Continue reading

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That went well…. I think

Had both family support and social services round yesterday. I think it went well, I got told this was the last time I am seeing social services, so that is a good thing.   They are going to refer me … Continue reading

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I am dangling

I phoned the tribunal court last Friday to try to get any information on when they were hearing my case. I get, when we have a date we will let you know. Its been nearly 6 months now and no … Continue reading

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My stress and where it is coming from

I have mentioned to a few people the massive amount of stress I was plunged into at the end of last week. I have alluded to it a few times but I just wanted to type it all down so … Continue reading

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Another Letter

A few weeks ago I questioned my housing benefit from the council, I think they thought I was getting too much money from one source. Turns out they had it correct, but something else wrong, which results in me getting … Continue reading

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I am not sure what has happened

On Friday’s my partner gets paid, it goes in and comes out very quickly usually, but we had no food, nothing on gas and electric and still the majority of the rent to pay. I must admit I panicked, I … Continue reading

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Sleep, depression, anxiety and general bullshit

I have had a few posts recently which explains that I am having a tough time with my council. Let me try and explain. In December they suspended my Housing Benefit, this is something that helps pay for my rent. … Continue reading

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