Annual Information Statement 2013

Legal Name
Mission Australia
ABN
15000002522

Section A: Charity Information

Charity has a financial year ending 30 June
Yes
Financial year ends
Information Unavailable
Charity size
Large
Purposes of charity
  • The relief of poverty, sickness or the needs of the aged
  • The advancement of education
  • The provision of child care services
  • Other: Make provision for direct relief of poverty, sickness, suffering, distress, misfortune, disability or helplessness of persons in Australia
Basic Religious Charity
No
Charity is part of an approved ACNC reporting group
No

Section B: Activities

Activities in the 2013 reporting period
Yes
Main activity
Economic, social and community development
General activities
  • Aged care activities
  • Civic and advocacy activities
  • Culture and arts
  • Economic, social and community development
  • Emergency and relief
  • Employment and training
  • Housing activities
  • Income support and maintenance
  • Law and legal services
  • Mental health and crisis intervention
  • Research
  • Social services
  • Other health service delivery
Description of charity’s activities and outcomes
In keeping with its founding purpose the principal activities of Mission Australia during the last financial year were to meet human need and to spread the knowledge and the love of God through our words and actions. We assisted peple in need, regardless of creed through activities such as accommodation provision, family support services, child care, aged care and Youth and Employment Services. Mission Australia worked towards creating a fairer Australia by advocating for people in need and helping them to get back on their feet. Mission Australia strengthens families, empowers youth, strives to solve homelessness and provides employment solutions.
Changing or introducing activities in the next reporting period
No
Beneficiaries helped by charity’s activities in the 2013 reporting period
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  • Children
  • Elderly people
  • General community within Australia
  • Mental health and crisis intervention
  • Migrants, refugees or asylum seekers
  • People at risk of homelessness/The homeless
  • People with disabilities
  • Pre/post release offenders and their families
  • Unemployed persons
  • Victims of crime
  • 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: 1922
  • Part time employees: 754
  • Volunteers: 2050
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)

State or territory charity had non-corporate reporting obligations to
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales
  • Northern Territory
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia

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.