Tag Archives: Stress

Thursday 6th July 2017 – I Continually Have To Explain My Health Issues To Prospective Employers, Due To Lack Of Help To Access Health Investigations/Treatments From DWP & Others (JSA 3rd claim)

Judge looked away as though with sniffy disdain/disgust/incredulity as I gave some of my answers, and where I was mortified to be there, trying to explain my health issues, in front of 2 men (as well as 2 women). The male panel member also looked equally unsympathetic/incredulous. I’d had no legal help, and no-one to take with me. Continue reading

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Sunday 2nd July 2017 – I’m Still Losing Lots Of Blood

By 12:45am, I’d been waiting for an ambulance for almost three and a half hours, from when I first dialled 999 at about 9:15pm last night. This was the first time, in my entire life, that I’ve ever dialled 999 to request an ambulance for myself. I am so disappointed at the indifferent attitudes I’ve encountered. Continue reading

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Saturday 1st July 2017 – I’m Losing So Much Blood, I Call 999

“J” said the paramedic advised that I don’t need an ambulance.  “J” advised me to ring 111 instead. The most important question, it seems, is did I just pass enough blood to fill a coffee cup/mug? He didn’t specify whether he was referring to an espresso cup (small), or something larger (cappuccino, perhaps) Continue reading

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Friday 23rd June 2017 – HMCTS Inform Me My PIP (2nd claim) Appeal Is Postponed, Due To Panel Member Hearing Previous Appeal

My GP Surgery has a rigid policy of refusing to provide “Letters of support” in relation to benefit claims. Continue reading

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Saturday 17th June 2017 – I Receive Council Tax Bill

I’ve received a revised Council Tax bill today. I only receive Council tax support for part of my liability. On 1st July 2017 I must personally pay £42 in Council Tax, then each month after that I must pay £45 … Continue reading

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Friday 16th June 2017 – I Receive Housing Benefit Decision Notice From Birmingham City Council

I’ve received a Benefit Decision Notice from Birmingham City Council today, (dated 12th June 2017). My gross rent is £101.40pw I’m entitled to £71.17pw Housing Benefit I must pay £30.23pw

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Monday 5th June 2017 – I Receive Mandatory Reconsideration Notice from DWP (re: JSA 3rd Claim)

Today I received a Mandatory Reconsideration Notice from the DWP (Inverness DRT), (dated 1st June 2017), they are still refusing to backdate my JSA (3rd Claim) to 4th January 2017. This is despite the failure of the DWP to get … Continue reading

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