Overview

Charity details

ABN
Address
75 Smith St
Darwin NT 0800
Australia
Address For Service email
Charity Size
Large
Who the charity helps
Youth - 15 to under 25
People with disabilities
People from a culturally and linguistically diverse background
General community in Australia
Families
Early childhood - aged under 6
Children - aged 6 to under 15
Adults - aged 65 and over
Adults - aged 25 to under 65
Last reported
9 November 2020
Next report due
31 January 2022
Financial Year End
30/06

Summary of activities

The objects and purposes of the Association are as follows: (a) To promote the care, education, achievements and quality of life of persons having Down syndrome. (b) To act as an advocate group to obtain funding from the Federal & NT Governments or other funding body. (c) To advise Governments and other appropriate authorities of the need for the provision of services for persons with Down syndrome and any perceived inadequacies in services. (d) To provide an advisory and guidance service for parents and persons with an interest in Down syndrome. (e) To create public awareness of the positive role that persons with Down syndrome can achieve in the community through integration. (f) To support research relating to Down syndrome. (g) To raise funding to promote and provide appropriate means to educate and advise on Down syndrome related issues. (h) To raise funds for programmes, equipment and day-to-day operations of the Association. The Down Syndrome Association runs peer support programs for families, education programs to assist schools, independent skills programs for young people with Down syndrome to prepare for independent lives and employment.

Charity programs

Program name Classification
Down Syndrome Support Program Connect21 Disability services
Project21 Family disability resources

Where the charity operates

States
NT

Financials & Documents

Annual reporting

Title Due Date Date received Download
Financial Report 2022 31 December 2022 Pending
Annual Information Statement 2022 31 December 2022 Not yet submitted
Financial Report 2021 31 January 2022 Pending
Annual Information Statement 2021 31 January 2022 Not yet submitted
Financial Report 2020 31 January 2021 9 November 2020
Annual Information Statement 2020 31 January 2021 9 November 2020
Financial Report 2019 31 January 2020 19 March 2020
Annual Information Statement 2019 31 January 2020 19 March 2020
Financial Report 2018 7 April 2019 6 August 2019
Annual Information Statement 2018 7 April 2019 6 August 2019
Financial Report 2017 31 January 2018 20 February 2018
Annual Information Statement 2017 31 January 2018 20 February 2018
Financial Report 2016 31 January 2017 4 February 2017
Annual Information Statement 2016 31 January 2017 4 February 2017
Financial Report 2015 31 January 2016 22 January 2016
Annual Information Statement 2015 31 January 2016 22 January 2016
Financial Report 2014 31 January 2015 25 May 2015
Annual Information Statement 2014 31 January 2015 25 May 2015
Annual Information Statement 2013 31 March 2014 26 August 2014
Financial Report 2013 No due date Not required

Documents

Title Date Reporting Year Download
Governing Document 25 May 2015 2014 Download

History

The charity's subtype history

Purpose Start Date End Date
Public Benevolent Institution (PBI) 1 January 2014
2012 Another purpose beneficial to the community 3 December 2012 31 December 2013
2012 Public benevolent institution 3 December 2012 31 December 2013

Registration status history

Effective Date Status
3 December 2012 Registered

Enforcement action history

There have been no enforcements for this charity.