“Act” Charities in Australia

Largest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Australian National University Australian National University ●●● ANU must innovate in research, teaching and learning, and elevate our understanding of contemporary Australia and our world. This is the fundamental p…
Trustees For Catholic Education Office Archdiocese Of Canberra & Goulburn Trustees For Catholic Education Office Archdiocese Of Canberra & Goulburn ●●● The Catholic Education Office is the administrative arm of the Catholic Education Commission. The Commission is the Approved System Authority under th…
University Of Canberra University Of Canberra ●●● The University of Canberra is Australias university for the professions, dedicated to providing immersive student experiences focused on employability…
INDIGENOUS BUSINESS AUSTRALIA INDIGENOUS BUSINESS AUSTRALIA ●●● IBA's outcome is improved wealth acquisition to support the economic independence of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples through commer…
Diabetes Australia Diabetes Australia ●●● Diabetes Australia is the national body for people affected by all types of diabetes and those at risk. A non-profit organisation, Diabetes Australia …
General Practice Education And Training Limited General Practice Education And Training Limited
Royal Flying Doctor Service Of Australia Royal Flying Doctor Service Of Australia ●●● To support the delivery of health services for the provision of relief to people in rural and remote areas of Australia.…
Anglicare NSW South, NSW West & ACT Anglicare NSW South, NSW West & ACT ●●● We support vulnerable children and families through the provision of out of home care, early childhood education and care centres, disability services…
CARE Australia CARE Australia ●●● CARE is a leader within the global movement dedicated to ending poverty. We have become known through our 70 years of helping people for our unshakeab…
The Institution of Engineers Australia The Institution of Engineers Australia ●●● Advance the science and practice of engineering for the benefit of the community: Educating our members; by providing professional development, inform…
Goodwin Aged Care Services Limited Goodwin Aged Care Services Limited ●●● Goodwin's strategies for achieving its chartiable purpose include: 1. Managing quality clinical care through the provision of an integrated range…
Lifeline Australia Lifeline Australia ●●● Lifeline Australia provides vital and life-saving crisis support services right across the nation, via telephone (7 days a week, 24 hours a day), via …
Guide Dogs NSW/ACT Guide Dogs NSW/ACT ●●● We provide quality and customised orientation and mobility (O&M) services for people with impaired vision in New South Wales (NSW) and the Australian …
Communities@Work [email protected] ●●● We provided food and essential services to people experiencing hardship, rescuing excess food from food retailers and other institutions and deliverin…
St John Ambulance Australia Ltd St John Ambulance Australia Ltd ●●● 2019/2020 was a difficult year with devastating bushfires and the impact of Covid-19. St John developed several online programs related to mental heal…
Burgmann Anglican School Burgmann Anglican School ●●● Burgmann provides a supportive and inspirational learning environment which responds to the child's needs in all aspects of their education. We e…
The Trustee For The Snow Foundation The Trustee For The Snow Foundation ●●● We are a grantmaking organisation. We create opportunities and strengthen resilience for a more caring and inclusive community where everyone can thr…
Daramalan College Limited Daramalan College Limited ●●● Daramalan College is a co-educational Catholic secondary school in Canberra. It offers a comprehensive and diverse academic, pastoral, spiritual, voca…
Hartley Lifecare Incorporated Hartley Lifecare Incorporated ●●● Established in 1962, Hartley Lifecare (Hartley) is a Canberra-based not-for-profit organisation providing supported accommodation for people with disa…
Roman Catholic Church For The Archdiocese Of Canberra And Goulburn As Trustees For Catholiccare Roman Catholic Church For The Archdiocese Of Canberra And Goulburn As Trustees For Catholiccare ●●● Our vision is for an equitable society where the rights, dignity and worth of all individuals is recognised and promoted. CatholicCare Canberra & Gou…
Woden Community Service Incorporated Woden Community Service Incorporated ●●● Monitored financial status carefully and built up the cash reserves as required. Worked with ACT Government and the broader community sector to enhanc…
Capital Health Network Ltd Capital Health Network Ltd ●●● We commission services across the primary health network and allied health networks across a myriad of health areas such as Alcohol & Drugs, Mental He…
National Disability Services Limited National Disability Services Limited ●●● Peak Body for NGO Disability Service Providers and is the only organisation that represents the full spectrum of disability service providers across A…
RSPCA Australia RSPCA Australia ●●● Improving the lives of farm animals through the Approved Farming Scheme - Improving the lives of farm animals through the provision of animal welfare …
Dementia & Alzheimers Australia Ltd Dementia & Alzheimers Australia Ltd ●●● Key focus areas of the organisations activities and outcomes include: *advocate for better services for people with dementia, their families and carer…
Brindabella Christian Education Limited Brindabella Christian Education Limited ●●● We provide education for primary and secondary children and we have two Early learning centers at our two Campuses that accept children as young as 6 …
Australian Medical Council Limited Australian Medical Council Limited ●●● The AMC's activities and outcomes fulfil the purpose of the AMC to ensure standards of education, training and assessment of the medical professi…
Winnunga Nimmityjah Aboriginal Health and Community Services Ltd Winnunga Nimmityjah Aboriginal Health and Community Services Ltd ●●● Winnunga provided a culturally safe environment in which health and community services were provided to support the achievement of the best possible h…
Australian National Low Emissions Coal Research And Development Ltd Australian National Low Emissions Coal Research And Development Ltd ●●● ANLEC R&D funds and manages research aimed at delivering the body of scientific evidence that: a) Enables and accelerates the deployment of CO2 Storag…
YWCA Canberra YWCA Canberra ●●● We provide benevolent relief to people experiencing poverty, homelessness, violence or disadvantage, in particular women and children. More: www.ywca-…
Trustees Of The Roman Catholic Church For The Archdiocese Of Canberra & Goulburn As Trustee For Marymead Child And Family Centre Trustees Of The Roman Catholic Church For The Archdiocese Of Canberra & Goulburn As Trustee For Marymead Child And Family Centre ●●● During this challenging year, Marymead has experienced significant increases in demand for early intervention mental health services and emergency acc…
Koomarri Koomarri ●●● Koomarri provides support for people with disability across a diverse range of employment, training, community and accommodation initiatives.…
St Andrews Village St Andrews Village ●●● The mission of St Andrews Village is to provide care and accommodation for older people with a commitment to excellence. We pursue our charitable purp…
National Australia Day Council National Australia Day Council ●●● The core mission of the National Australia Day Council (NADC) is to actively promote our national day to all Australians to inspire national pride a…
Legal Aid Commission Act Legal Aid Commission Act ●●● The purpose of the Commission is to promote a just society in the Australian Capital Territory by: - ensuring that vulnerable and disadvantaged peopl…
St Vincent de Paul Society (Canberra/Goulburn) Incorporated St Vincent de Paul Society (Canberra/Goulburn) Incorporated ●●● Our missionThe Society is a lay Catholic organisation that aspires to live the gospel message by serving Christ in the poor with love, respect, justic…
Duo Services Australia Ltd Duo Services Australia Ltd ●●● DUO provides a broad range of personal, home and community care services to children, youth, aged and frail aged people with disabilities, and people …
The Trustee For The R.R.A. Environment Trust The Trustee For The R.R.A. Environment Trust ●●● Refrigerant Reclaim Australia (RRA) is the product stewardship organisation for the Australian refrigerants industry. RRA is a not-for-profit organis…
Carers Australia Limited Carers Australia Limited ●●● Promoted/supported carers and people they care for through advocacy, programs, and community awareness activities.…
Capital Region Community Services Ltd Capital Region Community Services Ltd ●●● CRCS provides a wide range of high quality, integrated and inclusive programs and services to individuals, families, children and young people in the …
Community Services 1 Community Services 1 ●●● Community Service #1 (CS#1) is a community based not-for-profit organisation that has been serving the Canberra community for over 35 years. We manage…
Relationships Australia Canberra & Region Incorporated Relationships Australia Canberra & Region Incorporated ●●● We are an independent, not-for-profit organisation committed to enhancing relationships to foster personal and community wellbeing. We believe everyon…
Leading Age Services Australia Limited Leading Age Services Australia Limited ●●● LASA achieves its charitable purpose by striving to enable a high performing, respected and sustainable age services industry delivering affordable, a…
Australian Academy Of Science Australian Academy Of Science ●●● The Australian Academy of Science provides independent, authoritative and influential scientific advice, promotes international scientific engagement,…
Canberra Rudolf Steiner School Association Incorporated Canberra Rudolf Steiner School Association Incorporated ●●● Orana is an independent, co-educational and non-denominational school. It was founded in 1981 and has developed in size and reputation with approximat…
Early Childhood Australia Inc Early Childhood Australia Inc ●●● We are the peak early childhood advocacy organisation, acting in the interests of young children, their families and those in the early childhood fiel…
Northside Community Service Limited Northside Community Service Limited ●●● Northside Community Service Ltd. is a community-based organisation strongly focused on high-quality, people-focused service delivery for Canberrans of…
Trustees Of The Roman Catholic Church For The Archdiocese Of Canberra & Goulburn As Trustees For The Chancery Office Trustees Of The Roman Catholic Church For The Archdiocese Of Canberra & Goulburn As Trustees For The Chancery Office ●●● Advance the cause of Catholic religion…
Community Options Incorporated Community Options Incorporated ●●● We provide aged care, disability support services and general community support services to residents of the ACT…
Focus ACT Ltd Focus ACT Ltd ●●● Providing supports to people living disability to live their lives. https://focusact.org/about-us…

Newest

Charity Name State Size Summary
China Policy Centre Incorporated China Policy Centre Incorporated ●○○
FORCIBLY DISPLACED PEOPLE NETWORK LTD FORCIBLY DISPLACED PEOPLE NETWORK LTD
COUNTRY NEEDS PEOPLE LTD COUNTRY NEEDS PEOPLE LTD
HUMANISTS AUSTRALIA LIMITED HUMANISTS AUSTRALIA LIMITED
Community services Fund of the Rotary Club of Tuggeranong Community services Fund of the Rotary Club of Tuggeranong
COMMON MISSION PROJECT LIMITED COMMON MISSION PROJECT LIMITED
NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF STRATEGIC RESILIENCE LTD NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF STRATEGIC RESILIENCE LTD
Pedal Foundation Pedal Foundation ●○○ We assisted suffers of mental illnesses, promoted exercise through riding bikes as a means to improve mental health.…
ACT Pet Crisis Support Inc ACT Pet Crisis Support Inc ●○○ We provided financial assistance to contribute towards low income pet owners' vet bills to avoid economic euthanasia of beloved family pets.…
Interchange Health Co-operative Limited Interchange Health Co-operative Limited
Science in Australia Gender Equity Ltd Science in Australia Gender Equity Ltd ●●● a. SAGE provided accreditation and granted awards for advancing gender equity, diversity and inclusion under the Athena SWAN Charter to Australian hig…
AUSTRALIAN LAND CONSERVATION ALLIANCE LIMITED AUSTRALIAN LAND CONSERVATION ALLIANCE LIMITED ●○○ The Australian Land Conservation Alliance (ALCA) represents its members and supporters to grow the impact, capacity and influence of private land cons…
Canberra Montessori School Parents and Friends' Association Incorporated Canberra Montessori School Parents and Friends' Association Incorporated ●○○ In its inaugural year, the Charity raised funds to support the purchase of the Canberra Montessori School's home reading program.…
INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR SUSTAINABILITY AUSTRALIA LTD INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR SUSTAINABILITY AUSTRALIA LTD
ACT RECOVERY COLLEGE LTD ACT RECOVERY COLLEGE LTD ●○○
Aged Care Workforce Industry Council Limited Aged Care Workforce Industry Council Limited ●●○ The Aged Care Workforce Industry Council (the Council) is the first leadership group of its kind in Australias aged care industry. The Council is comm…
CANBERRA HOSPITAL FOUNDATION LIMITED CANBERRA HOSPITAL FOUNDATION LIMITED ●●● Canberra Hospital Foundation raised funds through philanthropy and fundraising events to help make a positive difference to the hospital experience an…
Global Digital Citizen Foundation Limited Global Digital Citizen Foundation Limited NT ●○○ We developed and provided resources via our website to support schools, organisations and individuals to transform education through the essential con…
Better Renting Limited Better Renting Limited ●○○ We advocated on health issues related to rental housing, including reporting on the relationship between housing and heat, and collaborating with orga…
AUSTRALIAN CATHOLIC REDRESS LIMITED AUSTRALIAN CATHOLIC REDRESS LIMITED ●○○ The organisation is the representative of the participating group of Catholic Church Diocesan entities in the National Redress Scheme for Institutiona…
Canberra Alliance for Harm Minimisation and Advocacy (CAHMA) Canberra Alliance for Harm Minimisation and Advocacy (CAHMA) ●●● CAHMA advances the health and wellbeing of people who use drugs and people who use drug treatment services by proving the following services: Drop-i…
Roundabout Canberra Limited Roundabout Canberra Limited ●○○ Roundabout Canberra's purpose is to provide women and families experiencing hardship in Canberra and the surrounding regions with essential items…
The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award - Australia (ACT) Incorporated The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award - Australia (ACT) Incorporated
Country to Canberra Limited Country to Canberra Limited ●○○ We ran leadership, education and mentorship programs for young regional and remote women. We ran a Leadership Competition and C2C OnScreen empowerment…
Paragon Support Limited Paragon Support Limited ●●● Managed staff looking after disabled people in residential care. The disabled people are funded participants through the NDIA.…
Australian Property Research and Education Fund Limited Australian Property Research and Education Fund Limited ●○○ Promotes education, training, development and research in the property industry, particularly through the awarding of grants.…
Gungahlin Bible Church Inc Gungahlin Bible Church Inc
Doctors For Nutrition Ltd Doctors For Nutrition Ltd ●●○ Doctors For Nutrition works to empower healthcare practitioners, institutions and the general public with evidence-based information and education on …
TASHANDA FOUNDATION LTD TASHANDA FOUNDATION LTD ●○○ We provided educational support to students unable to afford school fees. We provided repairs to school buildings that were damaged due to heavy rains…
THE CHIEF MINISTER'S CHARITABLE FUND LIMITED THE CHIEF MINISTER'S CHARITABLE FUND LIMITED ●●○ Consultant community not for profit organizations providing services to vulnerable people in the community to identify priorities for directing grant…
Chamberlain Foundation Chamberlain Foundation ●○○ We are a suicide prevention and mental health charity providing support to organisations whose services help Australians prevent and recover from thes…
Wilkins Family Foundation Ltd Wilkins Family Foundation Ltd ●○○ The Wilkins Family Foundation has been established to sponsor and provide educational scholarships to marginalised girls in remote communities and rur…
The Stop Campaign The Stop Campaign ●○○ - Through our Reclaim the Narrative Project, we shared survivors' stories safely with the community through our zine and at our zine launch event…
Australian College of Nursing Foundation Australian College of Nursing Foundation
Ginninderry Conservation Trust Ginninderry Conservation Trust ●●○ We manage and restore a conservation corridor along the Murrumbidgee River, protecting and enhancing habitat and engaging the local community to help …
Worldview Foundation Limited Worldview Foundation Limited ●●○ Worldview relieves poverty and distress through holistic programs with a focus on assisting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. We also empl…
Politics of Social Change Foundation Limited Politics of Social Change Foundation Limited ●○○ In 2020, the POSC website was updated and made more accessible. The next chapter in the story of Ann Symonds, The Making of a Not-so-Accidental Polit…
Projects on Parkinson Ltd Projects on Parkinson Ltd ●●● assisted families where possible with low cost, affordable and responsive child care. Employed as many people as possible and supported staff with und…
This Is My Brave Australia This Is My Brave Australia ●○○ We provide stigma/suicide prevention activities for communities through our programs. In 2020 we held a storytelling event in Bathurst, a Canberra and…
Code Read Dyslexia Network Australia Limited Code Read Dyslexia Network Australia Limited ●○○ Nationally we raised awareness and understanding of dyslexia through campaigns, media and events, including health impacts; We provide information t…
Every Chance To Play (A.C.T.) Incorporated Every Chance To Play (A.C.T.) Incorporated ●○○ We provided grants and sporting registrations for children who were otherwise unable to participate in community sports.…
Australian Open Source Software Innovation and Education Australian Open Source Software Innovation and Education ●○○ * We advanced education of university-level students about the culture and methodologies of open-source software development. * We developed and prom…
Ricky Stuart House Ltd. Ricky Stuart House Ltd. ●○○ 1. Raise awareness of the challenges of children and their families who live with Autism and related disabilities. 2. Raise funds to construct special…
Australian Sports Foundation Charitable Fund Australian Sports Foundation Charitable Fund ●●○ The Australian Sports Foundation Charitable Funds (ASFCF) primary purpose is to support the development of sport in Australia for charitable purposes.…
The GAMMA.CON Society The GAMMA.CON Society ●○○ we provided free social events and a network for local pop culture fans and buisnesses.…
Dr Steve Burroughs Foundation Limited Dr Steve Burroughs Foundation Limited ●○○ Provided equipment, clothing, Masks, Sanitizer, Linen and other essential items to remote and poor communities. Provided technical advice (sustainabl…
Trustees of the Roman Catholic Church for the Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn for St Anthony's Early Learning Centre Wanniassa Trustees of the Roman Catholic Church for the Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn for St Anthony's Early Learning Centre Wanniassa ●●○ St Anthony?s Early Learning Centre is located in Wanniassa and provides preschool education for the families within the Catholic Parish of St Anthony&…
Australian Association of Christian Schools Limited Australian Association of Christian Schools Limited ●●○ The Australian Association of Christian Schools (AACS) represents the interests of over a hundred Christian schools in the public sphere to ensure th…
Community Medics Australia Limited Community Medics Australia Limited ●○○ Our volunteer trainers provided free high-quality CPR and First Aid training to volunteers of community organisations based in the ACT and NSW through…
Alpaca Therapy Alpaca Therapy ●○○ We provided animal assisted (alpaca) therapy sessions to clients in a hospice setting, mental health units, nursing homes, private homes, primary and …