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TOPIC: I'm really upset

I'm really upset 1 week 1 day ago #220925

Hi there again. In the end the doctor said he couldn't write a letter for me as this is all done through reception and I have to ask for a form and fill it in with what I want my him to sign. Well I didn't have enough time to go through this as my form was due back in a couple of days. He printed off a list of my medication and that was it. I sent a few letters in from the past but I don't know if they will do any good. To be honest, I'm expecting them to refuse my claim even without a ftf. If, for some strange reason they decide to send me for a ftf do you have any idea roughly how long they would take to call/ write asking me to attend. Also, I am terrified that if they just decide against me with no face to face that they will also stop my ESA. I'm sorry for rambling on but any advice you can give me would be much appreiciated.

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I'm really upset 1 week 1 day ago #220941

moonshine

You can contact the Assessment Provider for your postcode, they can tell you what is going on with regard to a face to face.

www.gov.uk/government/publications/pip-postcode-map-uk

Capita
www.capita-pip.co.uk/contact-us.aspx

IAS (formerly ATOS)
www.mypipassessment.co.uk/contact-us/

They can't just stop your ESA at the very least they need to reassess you but it would be extraordinarily rare for even this to happen.

Gordon
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I'm really upset 1 week 1 day ago #220946

Hi,
I have to say for me I didn’t have face to face for my ESA, I did have a lot of communication problems with the DWP due to the fact one person didn’t know what the other was doing , luckily for me my stepdaughter did all the hard work as I’m to ill do that stuff, in the end a complaint was made due to it taking eight long stressful months for me to get ESA, I do wonder if that’s why I didn’t have one.
I do feel every person is different..
I’m not going to say don’t worry, we all worry it’s our life’s , i have my face to face next Thursday they are coming to my home, I am worried to dead, if I don’t get it I will lose my home, it’s like saying to one of them “ You don’t know me but I’m going to decide if you are going to lose your home and your job in one go “ . They have no idea and unless like most of the people on here if you haven’t been thought it they have no idea..
I really hope it all goes well, all the advise you can get on here is the very best..
Good luck.
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