Annual Information Statement 2018

Legal Name
National Stroke Foundation

About the charity

Other names charity is known by (such as trading name)
Stroke Foundation
Charity size
Fundraising online
Is the charity an incorporated association?
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
Select the state/territory where the charity intends to fundraise in the 2018 reporting period
  • ACT fundraising number: 19000254
  • NSW fundraising number: 16992
  • QLD fundraising number: CH1407
  • SA fundraising number: CCP2895
  • TAS fundraising number: FIA-65
  • VIC fundraising number: 12170-18
  • WA fundraising number: CC20441
Basic Religious Charity

Activities and Beneficiaries

Did the charity operate in the 2018 reporting period?
Main activity
Civic and advocacy activities
Main activities
  • Research
  • Other health service delivery
  • Other
    • We raise awareness of the causes of stroke and how to reduce the risk of having a stroke. To prevent stroke, save lives and enhance recovery, we develop best-practice guidelines, support hospitals and health professionals, and promote research. We advocate for and implement personal, community and government support services for stroke survivors and their families to reduce the distress caused by stroke.
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
The Stroke Foundation partners with the community to prevent, treat and beat one of Australia’s biggest killers – stroke.
We deliver prevention and community awareness programs including Australia’s Biggest Blood Pressure Check, National Stroke Week and StrokeSafe speakers.
We provide education programs and tools to health professionals to improve treatment and fund ground breaking research.
We support stroke survivors on their journey of recovery with the free StrokeLine service plus the EnableMe online stroke community.
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2018 reporting period
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales
  • Northern Territory
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2019 period?
Main beneficiary
General community in Australia

Annual report

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Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 37
  • Part time employees: 48
  • Casual employees: 4
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 67
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 273

Financial Reporting

Charity's 2018 reporting period
1 January 2018 to 31 December 2018
Type of financial statement
General purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
Type of organisation
My charity is a charitable fundraising organisation
State or territory of the regulator where financial report was submitted
Western Australia

Income and Expenses

Comprehensive Income Statement summary

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Balance Sheet extract

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