Annual Information Statement 2018

Legal Name
Wollongong Emergency Family Housing In

About the charity

Charity size
Is the charity an incorporated association?
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NSW incorporated association number: Y0239047
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
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NSW fundraising number: 22190
Basic Religious Charity

Activities and Beneficiaries

Did the charity operate in the 2018 reporting period?
Main activity
Mental health and crisis intervention
Main activities
  • Social services
  • Housing activities
  • Other
    • Specialist Homelessness Service
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
Wollongong Emergency Family Housing Inc (WEFH) is a registered not-for-profit charity with Deductible Gift Recipient Status and Registered Community Housing Provider – Tier 3.

WEFH supports families and individuals who are homeless or at risk of homelessness to either sustain their existing accommodation or attain and keep new tenancies through a combination of early intervention, case management, referral, advocacy and information.

We continue to use a collaborative, client-centred approach to case management and support. Clients often have complex and diverse needs and the service ensures that the process remains flexible in order to meet the individual requirements of each family or individual. WEFH identifies the importance of client ‘self-determination’ and encourages clients to identify their own needs and make informed decisions about services that can best assist them in achieving their goals.

WEFH comprises of four service delivery streams these include:

Transitional Housing Support – Case management, tenancy, education and living skills
Homeless Hub Crisis Response – Drop in Support, breakfast and food support, crisis management, face-to-face support, referral and advocacy, telephone support.
Glider Accommodation Pre/Post Crisis Support – Intensive case management, early intervention, targeted support, research project, proactive prevention to homelessness.
Outreach Service Delivery (Mobile Truck) – Community engagement, collaborative response, assess gaps in service engagement.
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2018 reporting period
New South Wales
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2019 period?
Main beneficiary
People at risk of homelessness/people experiencing homelessness
Other beneficiaries
  • General community within Australia
  • Families
  • People at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness

Annual report

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Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 3
  • Part time employees: 6
  • Casual employees: 6
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 8.33
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 25

Financial Reporting

Charity's 2018 reporting period
1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018
Type of financial statement
General purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
Did your charity have any related party transactions?
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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
New South Wales

Income and Expenses

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