Annual Information Statement 2018

Legal Name
Shannon's Bridge Limited
ABN
68615831742

About the charity

Charity size
Small
Fundraising online
No
Is the charity an incorporated association?
No
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
No
Basic Religious Charity
No

Activities and Beneficiaries

Did the charity operate in the 2018 reporting period?
Yes
Main activity
Other health service delivery
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
-We have linked patients and families with existing palliative care services and supports by creating a 'Help Enlisting Card' to assist families to access support and identify where Shannon's Bridge volunteers may be needed to 'fill the gap';
-We have assisted people with Advance Care Plans in transition to their death, and have ourselves provided approx. 30 "Shannon's Packs" of emergency symptom control equipment and instructions across Victoria;
-We have provided accredited, free training to volunteers to provide practical help, based on Palliative Care Victoria's Volunteer Training Manual and in line with "Compassionate Communities" philosophies; and
-We have provided education to the public on 'death literacy' and the transition from life to death, having presented at community consultations in Talbot, Creswick and Ballarat and participated in 'Dying Well in Hepburn" Community Forums in Daylesford, Clunes and Creswick.
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2018 reporting period
Victoria
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2019 period?
Yes
Changes planned
Just before the end of the year, we were awarded approx $2.5 million in funding by the state government to continue the work of our Creswick hub and replicate that work in hubs based in other areas of regional Victoria.
Main beneficiary
People with chronic illness (including terminal illness)

Annual report

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Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 1
  • Part time employees: 1
  • Casual employees: 0
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 1.08
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 110

Financial Reporting

Charity's 2018 reporting period
1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018
Accounting method used in the 2018 reporting period
Accrual

Income and Expenses

Income Statement summary

Revenue/receipts
Donations and bequests
$49,979.00
Revenue from providing goods or services
$0.00
Revenue from government including grants
$17,388.00
Revenue from investments
$0.00
Other revenue/receipts
$0.00
Total revenue/receipts
$67,367.00
Other income (for example, gains)
$0.00
Total income/receipts
$67,367.00
Expenses/Payments
Employee expenses/payments
$3,300.00
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
$0.00
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
$0.00
Other expenses/payments
$39,862.00
Total expenses/payments
$43,162.00
Net surplus/(deficit)
$24,205.00

Balance Sheet Extract

Total assets
$2,837,414.00
Total liabilities
$2,760,227.00
Net assets/liabilites
$77,187.00