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TOPIC: PIP points for sitting

PIP points for sitting 4 months 1 week ago #174448

Does anybody know if any points are awarded for not being able to sit for long periods.

I have a back and hip problem that stop me sitting still for any length of time this prohibits me from using public transport. I have points for mobility for which I'm grateful but not enough to stop me loosing my car which is a lifeline for me. The form only seems interested in walking distances but other factors can prevent you moving around.

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PIP points for sitting 4 months 1 week ago #174460

Hi annken,

No, PIP has no descriptor relating to the ability to sit. Nor does it look directly at your capacity to use public transport.
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