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They want blood

Debt amount: 
Date debt issued: 
Thursday, 27 June 2019
Period debt occurred: 
September 2015 to June 2016
Has your case been referred to a collection agency?: 
Payment Type: 
Youth Allowance
Appealing Debt?: 
I don't know how to
Tell us about your debt and how has this affected you? e.g. anxiety levels, financial and accommodation stress: 

SEVERE financial difficulties, missed rent payments, overdue bills, skipping meals. Suffer from severe depression, suicidal thoughts, stress manifesting in physical symptoms. I can't afford to stay alive, let alone be hit with over $10k debt.

How do you feel about the way the Government has handled this process?: 

I feel targeted, as if I have done something wrong, when I am always deliberate and accurate in my dealings with Centrelink. I feel like a criminal, for asking for assistance, and when I really need it (now) I'm entitled to nothing, and expected to pay back an overpayment. It's sickening and wrong. I want to end my life