Annual Information Statement 2013

Legal Name
Wesley Mission Queensland

Section A: Charity Information

Charity has a financial year ending 30 June
Financial year ends
Information Unavailable
Charity size
Purposes of charity
  • The relief of poverty, sickness or the needs of the aged
  • The advancement of religion
  • The provision of child care services
  • Other:
Basic Religious Charity
Charity is part of an approved ACNC reporting group

Section B: Activities

Activities in the 2013 reporting period
Main activity
Social services
General activities
  • Aged care activities
  • Culture and arts
  • Emergency and relief
  • Employment and training
  • Environmental activities
  • Hospital services and rehabilitation activities
  • Housing activities
  • Income support and maintenance
  • Mental health and crisis intervention
  • Religious activities
  • Research
  • Social services
  • Other health service delivery
  • Other recreation and social club activity
Description of charity’s activities and outcomes
As a leading Queensland not for profit organisation, Wesley Mission Brisbane (WMB) has been caring for our community for more than 100 years.Our work is focused around our core service areas of Community Services, Seniors, Education & Child Care and Employment Services. Since our inception in 1906 in the roots of the Albert Street Methodist church in Brisbane, we have been living our mission by supporting people on the margins of our society.The community services arm supports more than 80,000 Queenslanders each year. Our grassroots programs work with some of the most vulnerable people in our community, including youth and families, the unemployed and isolated, young mothers, people living with a disability and those who have nowhere else to turn. Through our extensive networks and programs we are able to offer a comprehensive blanket of support to those who need it most. Whether thats a free warm meal to those living rough, a 24-hour supported accommodation home for young people with high care needs or assisting a family to maintain tenancy, we work holistically and proactively to improve peoples lives. As the first provider of aged care in Queensland we continue to provide high-quality services for Brisbane seniors. Each year we support more than 3,500 seniors to live fulfilling lives through our 13 aged care communities, three, retirement living villages and community care and respite services.We are known and respected by government, industry partners and the
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
  • Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex persons
  • General community within Australia
  • Mental health and crisis intervention
  • Migrants, refugees or asylum seekers
  • People at risk of homelessness/The homeless
  • People with disabilities
  • People with Chronic or terminal illness
  • Unemployed persons
  • Veterans or their families
  • 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: 323
  • Part time employees: 2046
  • Volunteers: 1300
Where the charity operated during the 2013 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)

Section E: Financial information provided voluntarily

2013 Financial report
Note: If you want to see the financial report or annual report that this charity has submitted, go back to Financials & Documents.