Annual Information Statement 2013

Legal Name
Independence Australia Group Limited

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
  • Other:
Basic Religious Charity
Charity is part of an approved ACNC reporting group

Section B: Activities

Activities in the 2013 reporting period
Main activity
Other activity
General activities
  • Aged care activities
  • Employment and training
  • Housing activities
  • Other health service delivery
  • Other
    • Provision of in home personal care to people with a disability and the sales of mobility equipment and specialist healthcare products.
Description of charity’s activities and outcomes
We provide specialist services to more than 1,200 people with a disability or other physical need. Our major programs include in-home support, accommodation and housing, veterans home care, respite, case management, outreach support, psychologyand counselling, recreation, information, polio support networks and other support groups. We operate a number of social enterprises which sell and distribute mobility aids, equipment and specialist healthcare products to thousands of customers Australia-wide. Our Registered Training Organisation (RTO) delivers workforce development services to the disability and aged care sectors, and our Group Training Organisation (GTO) provides on-the-job placements. Income from these operations is channelled back to support our core charitable purpose.
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
  • General community within Australia
  • Mental health and crisis intervention
  • People with disabilities
  • 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: 155
  • Part time employees: 504
  • Volunteers: 45
Where the charity operated during the 2013 reporting period
  • New South Wales
  • 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
  • New South Wales
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia
Approximate hours spent reporting by paid staff
Approximate hours spent reporting by unpaid volunteers

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.