Annual Information Statement 2016

Legal Name
Women In Prison Advocacy Network (Wipan) Inc
ABN
68013567095

Section A: Charity Information

Other names charity is known by (such as trading name)
  • Womens Justice Network (WJN)
  • Women's Justice Network (WJN)
Charity size
Medium
Basic Religious Charity
No

Section B: Activities

Did the charity operate in the 2016 reporting period?
Yes
Main activity
Social services
Main activities
  • Advocacy and civic activities
  • Culture and arts
  • Economic, social and community development
  • Emergency and relief
  • Employment and training
  • Grant-making activities
  • Housing activities
  • Income support and maintenance
  • Law and legal services
  • Mental health and crisis intervention
  • Research
  • Other recreation
  • Other
    • Mentoring of women and female youth affected by the criminal justice system and social inclusion.
Estimated percentage of charity's grant funding that was
  • For capacity building of the grant recipients: 10%
  • Granted through a public or open application process, or similar: 90%
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
By making significant changes to our cohort to lead productive and community contributing lives for themselves & their children.
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2017 period?
No
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2016 reporting period
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales
  • Queensland
  • Victoria
Who was helped most by the charity's activities in the reporting period
  • Females
  • Youth - aged 15 to under 25
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  • Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex persons
  • Families
  • Financially disadvantaged people
  • People at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness
  • People with chronic illness (including terminal illness)
  • People with disabilities
  • Pre/post release offenders and/or their families
  • Unemployed persons
  • Victims of crime (including family violence)
Did the charity provide funded support and/or services to participants of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the 2016 reporting period?
I don't know
Does the charity intend to provide funded support and/or services to participants of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the next reporting period?
I don't know

Section C: Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 2
  • Part time employees: 2
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 78

Section D: Finance

Type of financial statement
General purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
No
Did your charity have any related party transactions?
Yes
Does your charity have documented policies or processes about related party transactions?
Yes
Charity's 2016 reporting period
1 July 2015 to 30 June 2016
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
Yes
2016 Financial report
Note: If you want to see the financial report or annual report that this charity has submitted, go back to Financials & Documents.
State or territory of the regulator where financial report was submitted
New South Wales

Income and Expenses

Comprehensive Income Statement summary

Gross Income
Donations and bequests
$32,025.00
Revenue from government including grants
$147,875.00
All other revenue
$169,239.00
Total revenue
$349,139.00
Other income (for example, gains)
$0.00
Total gross income
$349,139.00
Expenses
Employee expenses
$122,944.00
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
$1,000.00
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
$0.00
All other expenses
$145,127.00
Total expenses
$269,071.00
Net surplus/(deficit)
$80,068.00
Other comprehensive income
$0.00
Total comprehensive income
$80,068.00

Balance Sheet extract

Assets
Total current assets
$142,177.00
Total non-current assets
$1,025.00
Total assets
$143,202.00
Liabilities
Total current liabilities
$87,872.00
Total non-current liabilities
$0.00
Total liabilities
$87,872.00
Net assets/liabilities
$55,330.00