The OT is going to speak to the council and find out how they allocate properties to people with LD and see if she can do anything.
Just a thought peeps. I understand that you can choose not to take one's state's pension (and gain small premium when it is taken) at state pensionable age. IF one did this could one still receive CA? I am thinking of where a small private pension be matured so that with CA and it be just as well p...
Good point. actually she has been talking about moving out for some time and she has a boyfriend so they are hoping to move in together. They will both need support with sorting out bills etc. We put their name on the housing list ages ago and they keep making bids but have had no luck. I did talk t...
.............................. and I occasionally paint in watercolours. I collect studio pottery. One day I will start painting watercolours, I make studio pottery, (although it's really garagio pottery), my kiln is firing right now, first firing since last August unfortunately, too cold all winte...
Well I’m nearly there now - a pensioner!! I got my bus pass last week and my first pension money will go in the bank in a couple of weeks. I will lose my Carers allowance but my week will still be taken up with driving my daughter around, doing all her paperwork, making and keeping appointments, tak...
I have just finished reading Evil Games by Angela Marsons. very good.
I am starting Spanish lessons in a few weeks time. I read, I knit and crochet and I occasionally paint in watercolours. I collect studio pottery. I used to walk and cycle a lot but hurt my knee last year and that slowed me down for many months and now I cant really motivate myself.
Travel insurance problems feature heavily on most of the major money forums. Even not declaring a future hospital appointment under many policies can be devastating if a claim is made. Internet search ... TRAVEL INSURANCE FORUMS ... to narrow the search down. The days of the old E111 and hope for t...
My pension date is fast approaching and I will still be caring for my daughter but just not getting paid for it. I know I’m luckier than most as my daughter doesnt have physical problems but I do feel very sorry for people who have to care for a serevely handicapped person. I know in the last couple...
We recently went on holiday abroad and I tried to renew my annual insurance. after the questions about medication, health problems etc they asked whether I had any hospital appointments booked. I said that I did have one in a few weeks time. They didnt ask what it was for and just said in that case ...