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Motability

WARNING. THIS POST CONTAINS STRONG LANGUAGE. DO NOT REAL IF YOU HAVE A DELICATE SENSIBILITY.

Under the existing Disability Living Allowance rules, people in receipt of higher rate DLA can get a car through the Motability scheme. 1,001 more words

Disabled Peope Against Cuts

Party bashing and voting:

Well the last few weeks in the tit for tat world of British Politics have been no different.

One party slagging off another and then being counted with comments against the accusation and chucking back more vile accusations. 289 more words

Benefits

I have gone all PIP

Had my assessment yesterday, wanted a fresh slate so didn’t read any of the guides or ‘how to’s’.

Thankfully seen by a mental health nurse who had gorgeous pink hair. 15 more words

Dickens, Treacle, and Schmaltz

In graduate school, a fellow student once told me that Charles Dickens is an author you either can’t stand or can’t get enough of.  I still don’t know if that’s entirely true.  646 more words

Benefits Meeting #2

So, as I mentioned in a post yesterday I’ve had my meeting about PIP.

Damn was it stressful, yet, in a way, relieving.

Here’s some stuff I didn’t know before that I do now. 241 more words

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Benefits meeting

Tomorrow, I have a meeting to help decide whether or not I keep receiving benefits.

This is part of the governments decision to streamline benefits into one type of payment know as ‘personal independence payment’. 126 more words

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David Cameron and DLA

Didn’t David Cameron have a severely disabled child who sadly passed away? Surely that child would have been entitled to DLA. I wonder whether David actually claimed it, since it is not linked to wealth, but to the disability/condition. 114 more words