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TOPIC: Appointee

Appointee 3 months 4 weeks ago #232404

Hi am needing some advice I have bipolar an anxiety I do get pip I also have a son who is autistic with learning disability who is 16 soon they have asked dose he need a appointee he dose but there’s only me and him at home we do have a team off support works and good friends but they don’t want to be appointee so can I Wot will happen to my pip thanks ps I don’t get any carers for him thanks

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Appointee 3 months 4 weeks ago #232405

Penny

Nothing should happen to your PIP the only area of concern would be with your making budgeting decisions for your son if you have problems doing this for yourself, as this is something that an appointee would be expected to do.

The following has some information on becoming a DWP appointee

www.gov.uk/become-appointee-for-someone-claiming-benefits

Gordon
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