What benefit can i claim as i have epilepsy_ how to claim housing benefit for private rent

Includes energy companies, mobile phone providers, retailers, banks, insurance companies,debt collection agencies, reclaim companies, secondhand car sellers, cowboy garages, cowboy builders and all the rest who put their own profits before you.

NATWESTSTAFFMEMBER, is right in saying that some people do have a vague notion of when an epileptic is going to suffer a seizure, as this is the case with me sometimes (normally a 30 sec warning) or thereabouts.

They may seem simple questions but PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that they do not say it , but they mean..When you are at your worst, ie in your case when you are having a seizure, so the answers to all them type of questions would be NO!!

It took me over a year to get DLA and two tribunals, basicaly because i filled the forms out as any normal person would when asked simple questions like the above, because nowhere on them forms does it state that the questions are to be answered when in your worst condition.How to claim housing benefit for private rent

It took me ages to do my daughter’s initial claim, I kept picking it up and putting it down in the end I got some help from some people called cerebra, they are an organisation for brain injured children andnt he have some very useful guides for filling in the forms…They helped with the wording for the worst day scenario..Which was useful..I was so used to telling people how well my daughter was doing and bragging about her milestones that I wasn’t too good about writing how truly disabling her condition can be…….

To cut a long story short I had appeals too and even had a person at the DLA office tell me over the phone that we had been rejected because her condition might improve………….My daughter’s condition is degenerative and I told the office worker to read back through the doctor’s and social worker’s notes……In the end she got awarded the higher rate and the mobility component, but it was a struggle.How to claim housing benefit for private rent

Ask your council if they have a disability advice worker2 and it might be worth contacting the epilepsy association try the national one first and see if they have an advice worker who can help you with the form filling etc……

Includes energy companies, mobile phone providers, retailers, banks, insurance companies,debt collection agencies, reclaim companies, secondhand car sellers, cowboy garages, cowboy builders and all the rest who put their own profits before you.

NATWESTSTAFFMEMBER, is right in saying that some people do have a vague notion of when an epileptic is going to suffer a seizure, as this is the case with me sometimes (normally a 30 sec warning) or thereabouts.

They may seem simple questions but PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that they do not say it , but they mean..When you are at your worst, ie in your case when you are having a seizure, so the answers to all them type of questions would be NO!!How to claim housing benefit for private rent

It took me over a year to get DLA and two tribunals, basicaly because i filled the forms out as any normal person would when asked simple questions like the above, because nowhere on them forms does it state that the questions are to be answered when in your worst condition.

It took me ages to do my daughter’s initial claim, I kept picking it up and putting it down in the end I got some help from some people called cerebra, they are an organisation for brain injured children andnt he have some very useful guides for filling in the forms…They helped with the wording for the worst day scenario..Which was useful..I was so used to telling people how well my daughter was doing and bragging about her milestones that I wasn’t too good about writing how truly disabling her condition can be…….

To cut a long story short I had appeals too and even had a person at the DLA office tell me over the phone that we had been rejected because her condition might improve………….My daughter’s condition is degenerative and I told the office worker to read back through the doctor’s and social worker’s notes……In the end she got awarded the higher rate and the mobility component, but it was a struggle.How to claim housing benefit for private rent

Ask your council if they have a disability advice worker2 and it might be worth contacting the epilepsy association try the national one first and see if they have an advice worker who can help you with the form filling etc……

Includes energy companies, mobile phone providers, retailers, banks, insurance companies,debt collection agencies, reclaim companies, secondhand car sellers, cowboy garages, cowboy builders and all the rest who put their own profits before you.

NATWESTSTAFFMEMBER, is right in saying that some people do have a vague notion of when an epileptic is going to suffer a seizure, as this is the case with me sometimes (normally a 30 sec warning) or thereabouts.

They may seem simple questions but PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that they do not say it , but they mean..When you are at your worst, ie in your case when you are having a seizure, so the answers to all them type of questions would be NO!!How to claim housing benefit for private rent

It took me over a year to get DLA and two tribunals, basicaly because i filled the forms out as any normal person would when asked simple questions like the above, because nowhere on them forms does it state that the questions are to be answered when in your worst condition.

It took me ages to do my daughter’s initial claim, I kept picking it up and putting it down in the end I got some help from some people called cerebra, they are an organisation for brain injured children andnt he have some very useful guides for filling in the forms…They helped with the wording for the worst day scenario..Which was useful..I was so used to telling people how well my daughter was doing and bragging about her milestones that I wasn’t too good about writing how truly disabling her condition can be…….

To cut a long story short I had appeals too and even had a person at the DLA office tell me over the phone that we had been rejected because her condition might improve………….My daughter’s condition is degenerative and I told the office worker to read back through the doctor’s and social worker’s notes……In the end she got awarded the higher rate and the mobility component, but it was a struggle.How to claim housing benefit for private rent

Ask your council if they have a disability advice worker2 and it might be worth contacting the epilepsy association try the national one first and see if they have an advice worker who can help you with the form filling etc……