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Mistakes happen. For instance, people who have been receiving a disability benefit might suddenly find that it has been reduced or suspended and don’t understand why this has happened or how they can challenge it. Disability benefits – Disability Living Allowance (DLA) for children, Personal Independence Payment (PIP) for those of working age and Attendance[…]

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Face-to-face disability benefit assessments returned last month in line with the easing of lockdown restrictions. 74% of Personal Independence Payment cases that go to tribunal see the original DWP decision overturned, and for Employment and Support Allowance it’s 67%. We can help you to complete disability benefit claim forms and also to challenge decisions you[…]

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Since the start of the pandemic, Citizens Advice has supported 3 people every minute with #UniversalCredit This means our advisers have seen first-hand just how critical the £20 a week uplift has been for millions – In yesterday’s budget, the chancellor said this would continue for another six months, but would then be withdrawn. Do[…]

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Citizens Advice Waverley is working with Cranleigh Community Radio to broadcast information on key issues impacting the community in Waverley. In this podcast, one of our Advisors shares their expertise and insights on Personal independence Payments – that can help you with some of the extra costs if you have a long term ill-health or[…]

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