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Help - benefits threatened because my mum stays over to help
I recently had a call from the benefits agency accusing me of having my mum living with me and threatening my single person council tax and housing benefit and esa would have to be paid back. I suffer from fibromyalgia, mental health issues, scoliosis, emphysema and I struggle to leave the house and I have a 5 year old. They rang up stating theyd be ringing back and I should tell the truth when they do. Apparently they've had a malicious report stating that my mum is living here. Please can someone help me how many nights is my Mum allowed to stay here to help with the house, taking my son to school etc but also because I have night terrors and pain flare ups and exhaustion. Please help, thanks.