Annual Information Statement 2019

Legal Name
Health And Development Aid Abroad Australia Fund Inc.

About the charity

Other names charity is known by (such as trading name)
Charity size
Fundraising online
Is the charity an incorporated association?
Select the state/territory and enter the incorporated association number
QLD incorporated association number: IA18848
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
Select the state/territory where the charity intends to fundraise in the 2019 reporting period
  • NSW fundraising number: 18558
  • QLD fundraising number: CH1273
  • SA fundraising number: CCP1150
  • TAS fundraising number: C/10818
  • VIC fundraising number: FR-000015087
  • WA fundraising number: CC20688
Basic Religious Charity

Activities and Beneficiaries

Did the charity operate in the 2019 reporting period?
Main activity
Economic, social and community development
Main activities
  • Primary and secondary education
  • Other education
  • Other health service delivery
  • Emergency and relief
  • International activities
International activities undertaken
  • Transferring funds or goods overseas
  • Operating overseas including delivering programs
Provide further details of the charity's international activities
We receive three-monthly reports and photos from managers of all projects and from these we are able to see how the funds are being used and the benefits to people. We are also building schools, training doctors and medical staff and giving hope to those who are marginalised.
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
We provided specialist training for doctors in Africa and Asia and in Northern Iraq we have an Optician Training Centre.
We are building schools in India, Uganda, Bangladesh, Vanuatu, and in Sierra Leone both a school and orphanages.
In Mongolia we have assisted families by providing a range of activites and training for parents and children and we have provided warm food and clothing, wound treatment and compassionate care to the homeless who live on the streets in -40C temperatures in winter.
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2019 reporting period
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales
  • Northern Territory
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia
  • Overseas / outside of Australia
  • Other Countries
    • Afghanistan
    • Bangladesh
    • Burundi
    • Cambodia
    • China
    • India
    • Iraq
    • Jordan
    • Kazakhstan
    • Mongolia
    • Myanmar
    • Nepal
    • Papua New Guinea
    • Sierra Leone
    • South Africa
    • Uganda
    • Vanuatu
    • Zambia
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2020 period?
Changes planned
We are often approached by organisations in developing countries to partner with them. For this reason we are open to new projects if they meet our objects and ethos, and if we are able to monitor the projects. In some countries reporting proves too difficult as it needs to be done in English.
Main beneficiary
Overseas communities or charities
Other beneficiaries
  • Children - aged 6 to under 15
  • Youth - aged 15 to under 25
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • Financially disadvantaged people
  • People at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness

Annual report

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

Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 0
  • Part time employees: 0
  • Casual employees: 1
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 2
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 7

Financial Reporting

Charity's 2019 reporting period
1 January 2019 to 31 December 2019
Type of financial statement
General purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
Did your charity have any related party transactions?
Does your charity have documented policies or processes about related party transactions?
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
Type of organisation
My charity is an incorporated association
State or territory of the regulator where financial report was submitted

Income and Expenses

Comprehensive Income Statement summary

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Other comprehensive income
Total comprehensive income

Balance Sheet extract

Total current assets
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