Annual Information Statement 2017

Legal Name
Guide Dogs Association Of SA & NT Inc

Section A: Charity Information

Other names charity is known by (such as trading name)
Guide Dogs SA/NT
Charity size
Fundraising online
Basic Religious Charity

Section B: Activities

Did the charity operate in the 2017 reporting period?
Main activity
Social services
Main activities
  • Other health service delivery
  • Other
    • Other educationAged care activitiesOther health service deliveryAdvocacy and civic activitiesOtherDescribe the other activity:(1) Dog Services-Guide Dogs, Autism Assistance Dogs, Pets AsTherapy Dogs; (2) Vision Services-Orientation and Mobility, Occupational Therapy, Low Vision,Neurological Vision, Education and Support, Falls Prevention, Children's Services; (3) HearingServices-Assistive Technology/Workplace Equipment, Specialised Smoke Alarm Services,Education and Support Services, Lip Reading Services; (4) Sensory Services-Case Management,Needs Assessment and Support Plans, Problem Solving and Advocacy; Support for Families andCarers, Community Development and Education; (5) Counselling,Short-term, goal focussedCounselling Service; (6) Education-Australia's first interactive vision and hearing education facilityoffers a rare insight into the challenges of living with vision and hearing loss; (7) Advocacy-GuideDogs works to support and defend the rights of
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
Through our services and expertise we aim to enhance the quality of life of individuals living withdisability and families of children living with Autism. Our services meet the needs presented overthe course of a lifetime, from life skills for children, to study and employment, and the transition toindependent living and ongoing support for older Australians.
Main beneficiary
People with disabilities
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2017 reporting period
  • Northern Territory
  • South Australia
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2018 period?

Section C: Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 48
  • Part time employees: 19
  • Casual employees: 8
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 63
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 327

Section D: Finance

Charity's 2017 reporting period
1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017
Type of financial statement
General purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?

Comprehensive Income Statement summary

Gross Income
Donations and bequests
Revenue from providing goods or services
Revenue from government including grants
Revenue from investments
All other revenue
Total revenue
Other income (for example, gains)
Total gross income
Employee expenses
Interest expenses
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
All other expenses
Total expenses
Net surplus/(deficit)
Other comprehensive income
Total comprehensive income

Balance Sheet extract

Total current assets
Non-current loans receivable
Other non-current assets
Total non-current assets
Total assets
Total current liabilities
Non-current loans payable
Other non-current liabilities
Total non-current liabilities
Total liabilities
Net assets/liabilities
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?

Section E: Annual report

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

Section F: Reporting to state or territory regulators

Is the charity an incorporated association?
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?