Annual Information Statement 2013

Legal Name
Healthy Cities Illawarra Incorporated

Section A: Charity Information

Charity has a financial year ending 30 June
Financial year ends
Information Unavailable
Charity size
Purposes of charity
  • The relief of poverty, sickness or the needs of the aged
  • Other: Health promotion. (a)To promote the health and wellbeing of the people of the Illawarra by developing local programs and partnerships to address the social, economic and environmental determinants of health.(b)To address health inequality through targeted and inclusive programs which promote sustainable outcomes.(c)To develop skills and capacity of individuals to address their own health.(d)To build capacity of the community and to expand resources available to address health issues by developing partnerships, by fundraising and by working collaboratively with governments, community groups, community organisations and the private sector.(e)To provide a mechanism for Local Councils to co-operate on health issues and health promotion.
Basic Religious Charity
Charity is part of an approved ACNC reporting group

Section B: Activities

Activities in the 2013 reporting period
Main activity
Other health service delivery
General activities
  • Civic and advocacy activities
  • Economic, social and community development
  • Environmental activities
  • Grant-making activities
  • Other health service delivery
Description of charity’s activities and outcomes
Health Promotion Officers delivered programs that address the social determinants of health. This being the social, economic and environmental impacts on a community. Healthy Cities Illawarra works across four Local Government areas which are Wollongong, Shellharbour, Kiama and the Shoalhaven. Some of these LGA's have been identified with above state average statistics in many health categories.
Changing or introducing activities in the next reporting period
Beneficiaries helped by charity’s activities in the 2013 reporting period
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  • Children
  • Elderly people
  • Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex persons
  • General community within Australia
  • Mental health and crisis intervention
  • Migrants, refugees or asylum seekers
  • Unemployed persons
  • Young people

Section C: Resources and operating locations

Estimated number of unpaid volunteers who worked for the charity during the 2013 reporting period
  • Full time employees: 2
  • Part time employees: 11
  • Volunteers: 14
Where the charity operated during the 2013 reporting period
New South Wales

Section D: Reporting and regulatory obligations (This section is optional)

State or territory charity had non-corporate reporting obligations to
New South Wales
Approximate hours spent reporting by paid staff
Approximate hours spent reporting by unpaid volunteers
Total hours spent reporting

Section E: Financial information provided voluntarily

2013 Financial report
Note: If you want to see the financial report or annual report that this charity has submitted, go back to Financials & Documents.