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Hi all. Just wondered if anyone has encountered a similar situation to the following and has any advice/strategies?..
I am currently advising a cli
|10-Jun-10 03:03 PM|
by notts advisor
|| EMP reports|
Had occasion to sit in on an EMP visit today. Doctor was very nice and knowledgable about the criteria for DLA. We got talking and I found myself quic
|10-Jun-10 02:58 PM|
|| DLA payability of mobility component in nursing/residential home where part NHS funded|
Very good decision obtained by my colleague Graham Summers - see CDLA/509/2009.
De cision is that where local authority funding is sufficient to mee
|09-Jun-10 03:10 PM|
|| Transformation Budget|
A client today enquired a transformation budget that he has been told he can apply to the LA for based on his DLA award (HRC-LRM) I have a feeling he
|09-Jun-10 03:06 PM|
|| aids and adaptions|
just wondering if anyone has any advice or had any problems in the following type of situation.
Client has mobility and care needs and decision was
|08-Jun-10 01:02 PM|
|| IB85 = No DLA|
I have a case that I am a little worried about and would be grateful for any indications as to if the DWP can act in the way that they have, wh
|08-Jun-10 01:01 PM|
|| DLA removal on receipt of GL24|
Hi guys. Had a query from a colleague and looking for some help.
We've completed GL24's for 3 clients recently to appeal against their awards of DL
|07-Jun-10 10:22 AM|
by John Birks
|| Domicilliary Hearings|
I have just received the TAS 1 form for an appeal I am repping on behalf of my client against an HB/CTB decision.
My client is very disabled,
|27-May-10 11:24 AM|
Any opinions/experiences about the following situation would be greatly appreciated:
Clie nt was in receipt of ESA until January 201
|27-May-10 10:24 AM|
|| Case law|
I would be very grateful if anyone can supply copies of the following cases for an appeal my colleague is doing.
CM/208/1989, CM247/1987, CDLA/1459
|27-May-10 08:58 AM|
|| Widowed and in receipt of ESA|
I'd be grateful for some advice on this issue as I'm more accustomed to giving advice to people over pension age.
My client is 51 and was separated
|26-May-10 12:42 PM|
|| DLA entitlement for blind adult|
Hello beautiful people,
I just wanted to pick your brain on this one. What is the most common DLA award for someone who is completely blind but has n
|20-May-10 01:55 PM|
|| severe disability premium|
I have a client who lives in a rented house. her son lives upstairs and has his own bathroom, cooking arrangements (a microwave in the sitting room).
|14-May-10 04:19 PM|
by chris orr
Does anyone have a copy of the above decision? Thanks in advance.
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|| First time form filling|
I have recently made the switch from telephone advice to face to face, and have my first appointment to fill in a DLA application for
|26-Apr-10 02:06 PM|
|| Distance Highest Rate DLA Mobility|
Hi Everyone reading this...
I am wondering if anyone is aware of any caselaw / legislation relating to qualifying conditions for highest rate mobi
|23-Apr-10 09:08 AM|
|| Sever Disability premium|
Woman lives alone terminally ill and in receipt of DLA etc with SDP. She has a grandson who is willing to stay each night to watch over her. He
|22-Apr-10 12:18 PM|
by pete c
|| DLA renewal forms expired|
Can anyone tell me - If a client fails to return their DLA “renewal form’s” by the deadline date can the DBC refused them as expired and re
|22-Apr-10 12:15 PM|
by pete c
|| effect on benefits of successful appeal re NHS continuing care |
I have a client who has been self-funding in a nursing home for 12 months and quite properly receiving Attendance Allowance all the while.
|20-Apr-10 02:06 PM|
|| uncontrolled type 1 diabetes - cases|
severe peripheral neuropathy, permanent pain on walking; regular hypos/hypers; kidney problems; glaucoma; very supportive medical evidence.
|19-Apr-10 07:45 PM|
|| How long a stop within 50 metres is unreasonable?|
I have an appeal hearing soon and would like some advice on how long a stop during 50 metres is reasonable.
The EMP report states likely distance cli
|13-Apr-10 02:45 PM|
|| claimants whose 16th birthday comes while they are in a hospital or similar institution|
Can anyone enlighten me about what happens if the claimants 16th birthday comes while they are in hospital, does the DLA stop 84 days after the admiss
|13-Apr-10 07:57 AM|
by pete c
|| Disabled facilities grant and War Widows pension|
I am trying to find out if a War Widows pension should be counted as income for a disabled facilities grant.
Although the person does not receive
|08-Apr-10 02:37 PM|
by Nicola Wallace
|| Carer's Premium, Severe Disability Premium & Working Tax Credit with Direct Payments|
I was just about to close this case when one of the clients came up with this little curveball...
2 clients: 65 year old lady on HRM & HRC DLA and
|01-Apr-10 03:11 PM|
|| DLA - two appeals, set aside and second claim|
Hi - client applied for DLA in Sept 2008 and we were unsuccessful at Appeal in May 2009. The Upper Tribunal has agreed error in law and set aside the
|01-Apr-10 02:48 PM|
|| DLA MOBILITY - APPEALS |
We have had two of these in a row, and niether client is what you might call happy bunnies, and we don't feel too good about these cases either.
|01-Apr-10 02:14 PM|
|| Special Rules - client on liver transplant list|
Hi. I am helping a client who is suffering with Cirrhosis of liver due to a combination of autoimmune hepititis and Hep C. She has been assessed and p
|01-Apr-10 12:43 PM|
by Tony Bowman
|| DLA and reason codes|
Saw a post a few months ago explaining DLA reason codes, but don't seem to be able to find it now I need the info. Could someone possib
|31-Mar-10 03:32 PM|
|| 'At your own speed'|
When ENT1s state that various aspects of personal care can be achieved 'safely' 'at your own speed', is this phrase defined somewhere in case law or g
|23-Mar-10 01:06 PM|
|| 'Extreme' behaviour for HRM on SMI grounds|
Does anyone have link to the full text of CDLA/2054/1998 or any other decisions that give any authorative view of the term 'extreme' . I've got R(DLA)
|22-Mar-10 07:50 AM|
by pete c