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The dreaded letter arrives through the letterbox, please fill in the work capacity questionaire. Thoughts of dread and fear enter your head, you were feeling fine until the letter came.
1 do I send this in straight away
2 do I leave it to the last minute
3 what happens if I go to a medical
4 what happens if I lose my money.
We can help you when the dreaded letter comes, the main thing is not to panic. Have a cup of tea, think rationally for a couple of minutes, do you know anyone who can help. CAB are excellent in these situations.
The main things to remember, never go to the interview alone, and never give a phone number.
If you arrive on your own, it shows you have confidence, and if you provide a phone number they can catch you off gaurd. And one thing everyone is forgetting is that ESA is a new benefit, which works differently to before. It concentrates on what you can do, rather than what you can't.
If you recieve dla, you can apply for a cica card, which lets you get two people in the cinema for the price of one.
Disabled Persons Railcard
If you recieve dla, you can apply for a disabled person's railcard. price is around £10 a year, and gives a third off all rail fares. Also if another person travels with you they also recieve the same discount.