Tag Archives: PIP

Think its gone ok

Monkey went back to school on Wednesday, I have been using this time to try and get into a different routine, to maximum my time. I am capable of doing a few things at once, but sometimes, something needs my … Continue reading

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Good then bad

It was a bit of a weird one yesterday, my PIP back payment hit yesterday, which was lovely, with it, I managed to pay off a couple of debts we had gotten into, it will pay for Christmas and a … Continue reading

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Do you know what is worse?

Having won my PIP appeal, I am now in that awkward position of having no money, but knowing I have money coming and I hate that, I prefer having no money, so no expectations. I want to take Monkey out … Continue reading

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I won?

I got through to the DWP about my PIP again today, there systems has been updated, so they told me what I was entitiled to, the backpay and how long it is going to last. Firstly, let me say, no … Continue reading

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I think I have figured out how to help.

As someone with mental health problems, I do my best to avoid triggers and try and do what I can to get myself into a good mental space to continue to improve, so I can get a job, get back … Continue reading

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Well this is frustrating

It was roughly 35 weeks ago, I had the assessment for my PIP. Today I have money hit my account from them. I have no idea what it is for, I don’t think its the back payment, because if so … Continue reading

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This looking after your child is hard work

I do not understand why the government and schools, seem to think I should look after my own child. Its been a tough day, Monkey has been good, but he doesn’t understand the routine and it makes me irriritable and … Continue reading

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That was tough

I finally managed to get onto my PIP tribunal, but god it was tough. They hadn’t sent me the link, so I had to phone as soon as I got in from taking Monkey, then by 12 they still hadn’t … Continue reading

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I can just feel this is going to go wrong

As I write this its Tuesday morning, I am meant to be sent a link to my tribunal today before 6pm. If I dont get this, it means I am going to have to try and sort it thursday and … Continue reading

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I hope its just me

I have my PIP tribunal on Wednesday at 2pm, its a video link one, so I can do it from my bed. This solved a lot of problems for me, including getting my partner to take the day off and … Continue reading

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