No Words For These Housing Updates…None At All

Hi Nathan,I went to Launchpad yesterday, and we phoned PIP which took 1 hour on hold. Guess what? They sent a response letter end of August just days after my third and final phone call to check on the status. And yet again…I didn't receive it. That's 3 out of 4 letters from PIP this … Continue reading No Words For These Housing Updates…None At All

Housing Caveats

Hi Nathan,The assessment with Launchpad went well. They'll decide if they're going to support me but it all seemed very positive.The only issue is the lack of time now, and they warned me to 'steel myself' for having to be put into emergency council accommodation in the meantime, which would be a 'shithole'. However I … Continue reading Housing Caveats

An Expensive But Valuable Lesson On Security

Yesterday I learned an embarrassingly expensive but important and valuable lessonβ€” Changing your own door lock is incredibly simple. All you need to do is replace the cylindrical lock chamber, which requires only a screwdriver. They've been designed to be effortless to change which has the effect of enhancing your security, as I found out. … Continue reading An Expensive But Valuable Lesson On Security