Annual Information Statement 2013

Legal Name
Muscular Dystrophy Association Of NSW

Section A: Charity Information

Charity has a financial year ending 30 June
Financial year ends
Information Unavailable
Charity size
Purposes of charity
Other: The objective of Muscular Dystrophy NSW is to provide support and services to our clients, all of whom have a neuromuscular condition, or are caring for someone with a neuromuscular condition. We are committed to improving the quality of life for all people affected by a neuromuscular condition.
Basic Religious Charity
Charity is part of an approved ACNC reporting group

Section B: Activities

Activities in the 2013 reporting period
Main activity
Other activity
General activities
  • Aged care activities
  • Civic and advocacy activities
  • Economic, social and community development
  • Employment and training
  • Grant-making activities
  • Mental health and crisis intervention
  • Research
  • Social services
  • Sports
  • Other health service delivery
  • Other recreation and social club activity
Description of charity’s activities and outcomes
We provided a full support program to people who have a neuromuscular condition, their families and carers. This included 2 children's camps, 4 adult retreats, Duke of Edinburgh program for people with a disability, case management, counselling, home visitation and training for professionals who care for those affected by a neuromuscular condition.We raised awareness and provided advocacy though our quarterly magazine, updated website and one-day medical seminar.
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
  • General community within Australia
  • Mental health and crisis intervention
  • People with disabilities
  • People with Chronic or terminal illness
  • Women
  • 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: 8
  • Part time employees: 5
  • Volunteers: 50
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
Total hours spent reporting

Section E: Financial information provided voluntarily

2013 Financial report
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