Annual Information Statement 2015

Legal Name
Lien Hoa Women Buddhist Meditation Centre (Chua Lien Hoa) Incorporated

Section A: Charity Information

Charity size
Basic Religious Charity

Section B: Activities

Activities in the 2015 reporting period
Main activity
Religious activities
General activities
  • Mental health and crisis intervention
  • Religious activities
  • Social services
  • Other health service delivery
Description of charity’s activities and outcomes
Celebrate:Vesak Day in May Ullambana Day - Mother Day in AugustLunar New YearBuddhism Teaching Every weekendTeach Buddhist traditions and culture and practice meditationProvide religious services for the Vietnamese Buddhist and other Buddhist NationalitiesSpiritual assistance and or counselling to Vietnamese Buddhist and other Buddhist peopleVisiting Hospital to support illness peopleConduct funeral for Vietnamese CommunityCounselling for people with family past awaySpecial support for People with family breakdownReconnect family with domestic violence Home/Nursing Home visiting elderly people Donation to other Organisation/Temple (Australia) Support Vietnamese Buddhist University Hue Viet Nam
Changing or introducing activities in the next reporting period
Beneficiaries helped by charity’s activities in the 2015 reporting period
  • General community in Australia
  • Communities overseas
  • Women
  • Men
  • Children – under 13
  • Youth – 13 to under 25
  • Adults – 25 to under 60
  • Elderly – 60 and over
  • All ages
  • People with disabilities
  • People with Chronic or terminal illness
  • Migrants, refugees or asylum seekers
  • People at risk of homelessness/The homeless
  • Victims of disaster
  • Victims of crime
  • Pre/post release offenders and their families
  • Unemployed persons

Section C: Resources and operating locations

Estimated number of unpaid volunteers who worked for the charity during the 2015 reporting period
  • Full time employees: 0
  • Part time employees: 0
  • Casual employees: 0
  • Volunteers: 3
Where the charity operated during the 2015 reporting period
New South Wales

Section D: Reporting and regulatory obligations (This section is optional)

Commonwealth department /(s) and/or agency/agencies charity had to report to over the 2015 reporting period, excluding the ATO and ACNC

Approximate hours spent reporting by paid staff
Approximate hours spent reporting by unpaid volunteers
Total hours spent reporting

Section E: Financial information

Note: Basic Religious Charities are not required to provide financial information and non-government schools that participate in our reporting arrangement with the Department of Education will have their most recent financial information published at a later date.

Section F: Other obligations

Governing document on the ACNC register current and accurate
Responsible persons' details on the ACNC register complete, current and accurate
Subtypes current and accurate