Annual Information Statement 2014

Legal Name
Dementia & Alzheimers Australia Ltd

Section A: Charity Information

Other names charity is known by (such as trading name)
  • Dementia Australia
  • Alzheimer's Australia Ltd.
Charity size
Basic Religious Charity

Section B: Activities

Activities in the 2014 reporting period
Main activity
Other health service delivery
Description of charity’s activities and outcomes
Key Focus Areas of the organisations activities and outcomes include:Advocacy and policyoAdvocate for better services for people with dementia, their families and carersoCreate dementia friendly communities and organisationsoAchieve consumer involvement in policy, advocacy and research at the national leveloImplementation of 2012 aged care reformsoAchieve access to appropriate care and support for people with younger onset dementiaoAchieve sustainable funding to delivery servicesAwareness RaisingoIncrease community awareness and understanding about dementiaoRaise awareness of dementia risk reductionServices to consumersoEfficient management of contract and reporting of services to Department of Social services for a range of nationally funded programs oServices to consumers includes helpline, counselling, support, education to people with dementia and carers, general public information sessions, professional worker education, website, publication and information resources, dementia awareness risk reduction activitiesoSupport the development of innovative servicesoAchieve increased and ongoing funding for nationally delivered servicesDementia ResearchoImprove dementia care through knowledge translationoProvide national leadership in advocacy for dementia research in AustraliaoAchieve consumer involvement in research
Changing or introducing activities in the next reporting period
Beneficiaries helped by charity’s activities in the 2014 reporting period
  • General community in Australia
  • Women
  • Men
  • Adults – 25 to under 60
  • Elderly – 60 and over
  • People with disabilities
  • People with Chronic or terminal illness
  • People at risk of homelessness/The homeless
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  • Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex persons

Section C: Resources and operating locations

Estimated number of unpaid volunteers who worked for the charity during the 2014 reporting period
  • Full time employees: 26
  • Part time employees: 5
  • Casual employees: 0
  • Volunteers: 1TO10
Where the charity operated during the 2014 reporting period
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales
  • Northern Territory
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia

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

Commonwealth department /(s) and/or agency/agencies charity had to report to over the 2014 reporting period, excluding the ATO and ACNC

Approximate hours spent reporting by paid staff
Approximate hours spent reporting by unpaid volunteers
Total hours spent reporting

Section E: Financial information

Charity's 2014 reporting period
1 July 2013 to 30 June 2014
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
2014 Financial report
Note: If you want to see the financial report or annual report that this charity has submitted, go back to Financials & Documents.

Income and Expenses

Comprehensive Income Statement summary

Gross Income
A Government grants
B Donations and bequests
C All other revenue
D Total revenue (a+b+c)
E Other income
F Total gross income (d+e)
G Employee expenses
H Interest
I Grants and donations made for use in Australia
J Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
K All other expenses
L Total expenses (g+h+i+j+k)
M Net surplus/deficit (l-f)

Balance Sheet extract

N Total current assets
O Non-current loans
P Other non-current assets
Q Total non-current assets (o+p)
R Total assets (n+q)
S Total current liabilities
T Non-current loans
U Other non-current liabilities
V Total non-current liabilities (t+u)
W Total liabilities (s+v)
X Net assets/liabilities (r-w)