“Disease” Charities in Australia

Largest

Charity Name State Size Summary
The Walter And Eliza Hall Institute Of Medical Research The Walter And Eliza Hall Institute Of Medical Research VIC ●●● The main purpose of the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute is to be an innovative medical research institute that enriches society through discovery and …
Baker Heart And Diabetes Institute Baker Heart And Diabetes Institute VIC ●●● Baker pursues its charitable purpose through the conduct of research into chronic disease at all levels, including cellular and molecular biology, cli…
Menzies School Of Health Research Menzies School Of Health Research NT ●●● For over 30 years Menzies School of Health Research teams have worked closely with communities to ensure our research, education and training address …
Murray PHN Limited Murray PHN Limited VIC ●●● The principal activities of the company during the financial year was the continuation of its health promotion activities along with the commissioning…
Children's Medical Research Institute Children's Medical Research Institute NSW ●●● 1 in 20 children worldwide is born with a birth defect or genetic disease. Childrens Medical Research Institute (CMRI) is dedicated to advancing the t…
Western Health Alliance Limited Western Health Alliance Limited NSW ●●● The company conducted health needs assessment in its region to inform the design of certain primary health services to the community. Services are com…
Gippsland Lakes Community Health Gippsland Lakes Community Health VIC ●●● we have promoted our charitable purpose by - Providing medical, nursing, allied health services to aid sick members of our community - assisting disad…
National Heart Foundation Of Australia National Heart Foundation Of Australia VIC ●●● CVD accounts for 30% of all deaths, but many of these deaths occur in old age and many more people survive cardiac events or are living with heart dis…
Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute Limited Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute Limited NSW ●●● We do research related to the understanding and prevention of heart disease; in particular heart muscle disease. https://www.victorchang.edu.au/about…
St. Vincent's Institute Of Medical Research St. Vincent's Institute Of Medical Research VIC ●●● St Vincent's Institute has approximately 200 staff and students with the core purpose of doing research to improve the human condition. The Insti…
The Heart Research Institute Ltd The Heart Research Institute Ltd NSW ●●● The Charity conducts medical research. The HRI's mission is to prevent death and suffering from heart disease through an understanding of the bio…
Centenary Institute Of Cancer Medicine & Cell Biology Centenary Institute Of Cancer Medicine & Cell Biology NSW ●●● The Institute undertook work in the fields of cancer, inflammation and cardiovascular diseases toimprove human health through excellence in medical re…
The Trustee For The Royal Children's Hospital Foundation No. 2 Trust The Trustee For The Royal Children's Hospital Foundation No. 2 Trust ●●● The Foundation No. 2 Trust is established as a charitable institution for the purpose of promoting the prevention or the control of disease in human b…
Skin & Cancer Foundation Australia Skin & Cancer Foundation Australia NSW ●●● The Foundation treated almost 50,000 episodes of patient care, trained 11 registrars and conducted research into skin disease.…
Eastern Melbourne Medicare Local Ltd Eastern Melbourne Medicare Local Ltd VIC ●●● The delivery of primary health care services to the community,including initiatives aimed toward improving disease prevention and management,raising …
Woolcock Institute Of Medical Research Limited Woolcock Institute Of Medical Research Limited NSW ●●● The company is established to engage in research into causes, prevention or cure of respiratory disease and sleep disorders in human beings. This is a…
Perth Central And East Metro Medicare Local Ltd Perth Central And East Metro Medicare Local Ltd WA ●●● Perth Central and East Metro Medicare Local (PCEMML) is a registered charity and its principal activity is to promote the prevention or the control of…
Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital Foundation Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital Foundation QLD ●●● The core means by which fundraising of mission has been achieved is via relationship fundraising, bequests, fundraising events, appeals, commercial, g…
National Heart Foundation Of Australia (Victorian Division) National Heart Foundation Of Australia (Victorian Division) VIC ●●● 1. To reduce premature death and suffering from heart, stroke and blood vessel and cardiovascular disease.2. to save the lives and make a difference t…
National Heart Foundation Of Australia (N.S.W. Division) National Heart Foundation Of Australia (N.S.W. Division) NSW ●●● The Heart Foundation's purpose is to reduce premature death and suffering from heart, stroke and blood vessel disease. As a charity we work with …
The Prince Charles Hospital Foundation The Prince Charles Hospital Foundation QLD ●●● The Prince Charles Hospital Foundation has the principle objective of increasing distributions for medical research and hospital initiatives at The Pr…
The Australian Kidney Foundation The Australian Kidney Foundation VIC ●●● Kidney Health Australias core activities centred on our pillars of education, support, advocacy and research. We provided education to people affected…
National Heart Foundation Of Australia Wa Division National Heart Foundation Of Australia Wa Division WA ●●● The Heart Foundation is dedicated to making a real difference to the heart health of Australians. Every day, our work includes:- funding world-class c…
Cure Brain Cancer Foundation Cure Brain Cancer Foundation NSW ●●● We have a bold mission to increase brain cancer survival rates from 20% to 50% by 2023, with a vision to cure brain cancer. In order to achieve this, …
Queensland Eye Institute Foundation Queensland Eye Institute Foundation QLD ●●● 1. The ongoing development of the Queensland Eye Institute to conduct its current clinical, research and teaching activities. 2. Expansion to support …
Swiaa Limited Swiaa Limited NSW ●●● Supply of Aged Care for financially disadvantaged persons Day care services for dementia suffering in the community Respite for families with Dementia…
National Heart Foundation Of Australia (Q'Ld. Division) National Heart Foundation Of Australia (Q'Ld. Division) QLD ●●● We're fighting the single biggest killer of Australians heart diseaseThe Heart Foundation is a charity dedicated to fighting the single biggest …
New England North West Health Ltd New England North West Health Ltd NSW ●●● Through the provision of primary health care services, including allied health, mental health, preventative health and Aboriginal health care, to thos…
Lung Foundation Australia Lung Foundation Australia QLD ●●● Lung Foundation Australia is the only charity and leading peak body of its kind in Australia that delivers life-changing research and programs to supp…
Motor Neurone Disease Assn Of Victoria Motor Neurone Disease Assn Of Victoria VIC ●●● MND Victoria provides and promotes the best possible care and support for people living with MND. It delivers Support Services which include informati…
Australian Alzheimer's Research Foundation Inc Australian Alzheimer's Research Foundation Inc WA ●●● We provide support research and clinical trials including a range of studies into potential treatments, diagnostic methods and to investigate strate…
Centre for Eye Research Australia Foundation Centre for Eye Research Australia Foundation VIC ●●● Supporting Eye Research…
Australian Mitochondrial Disease Foundation Limited Australian Mitochondrial Disease Foundation Limited NSW ●●● We provide support to mito patients and their families. We fund research projects that help mito diagnosis and treatment. We increase awareness and un…
Centre For Eye Health Limited Centre For Eye Health Limited NSW ●●● CFEH was established to reduce the incidence of preventable blindness in NSW & ACT. We aim to improve eye health and the quality of life by reducing …
National Heart Foundation Of Australia (South Australian Division) Inc National Heart Foundation Of Australia (South Australian Division) Inc SA ●●● https://www.heartfoundation.org.au/image s/uploads/main/SA_Division_Statutory_Acc ounts_2017.pdf…
Medicines Development for Global Health Limited Medicines Development for Global Health Limited VIC ●●● We conduct research into new treatments for use in the prevention or cure of disease in human beings. During the year 2018, we were able to achieve ap…
Motor Neurone Disease Association Of NSW Inc Motor Neurone Disease Association Of NSW Inc NSW ●●● Equipment and AT to people with motor neurone disease Support and education to people with MND and their families Education to allied health professio…
Byron Aged Care Limited Byron Aged Care Limited NSW ●●● Byron Aged Care operates a Residential Care Facility with the objective of providing excellence in care and services to aged people.…
Peel Health Care Ltd Peel Health Care Ltd NSW ●●● Peel Health Care is able to promote the prevention and control of disease and to provide relief of sickness and distress by providing access to genera…
Sanfilippo Children's Foundation Sanfilippo Children's Foundation ●●● Our purpose is to fund and drive research, enable access to effective treatments and improve the quality of life for Australian children affected by t…
Bendigo Primary Care Centre Limited Bendigo Primary Care Centre Limited VIC ●●● Provides GP and Allied Health services to the community Promotes the prevention of disease in the community…
The Thoracic Society Of Australia And New Zealand Limited The Thoracic Society Of Australia And New Zealand Limited NSW ●●● Principal activities were to improve the knowledge and understanding of lung disease, to prevent respiratory illness through research and health promo…
Macular Disease Foundation Australia Macular Disease Foundation Australia NSW ●●● MDFA has undertakes the following activities to achieve its purpose of reducing the incidence and impact of macular disease: 1. Prevention and earl…
Motor Neurone Disease Research Institute Of Australia Incorporated Motor Neurone Disease Research Institute Of Australia Incorporated ACT ●●● MNDRIA is a research arm of MND Australia. MNDRIA promotes medical and scientific research into MND, to understand the causes, find effective treatmen…
Arthritis Foundation Of Wa Inc Arthritis Foundation Of Wa Inc WA ●●● The objective of Arthritis & Osteoporosis WA is to reduce the incidence and disabling effects of arthritis, osteoporosis and related conditions in the…
Diabetes Association Of The Nt Inc Diabetes Association Of The Nt Inc NT ●●● Healthy Living NT is the trading name of the Diabetes Association of the Northern Territory Inc. We are a charitable, independent, member based, organ…
Kardinia Health Ltd Kardinia Health Ltd VIC ●●● The organisation has pursued its charitable purposes by: Providing well integrated, multidisciplinary patient centered medical and allied health care…
Heart Research Australia Heart Research Australia NSW ●●● Heart Research Australia raises funds for first stage research projects and support of early and mid career level researchers with the goal of discove…
The Trustee For Steve Waugh Foundation The Trustee For Steve Waugh Foundation NSW ●●● The Steve Waugh Foundation provides life changing support and champions the stories of those living with rare diseases - a supportive network for chil…
THE INDIGENOUS MARATHON FOUNDATION LIMITED. THE INDIGENOUS MARATHON FOUNDATION LIMITED. ACT ●●● Background The Indigenous Marathon Foundation (IMF) was established in 2009 by world champion marathon runner Rob de Castella. In 2010, when the first…

Newest

Charity Name State Size Summary
The Kaden Centre Limited The Kaden Centre Limited NSW ●○○ - Allied health professionals prescribed and delivered targeted exercise oncology to cancer impacted persons, and exercise as medicine to chronic dise…
Active Geelong Limited Active Geelong Limited ●○○ The principal purpose of the company is to promote the prevention or control of diseases of people in the Geelong community by encouraging them to be …
Australian Friends of Tel Aviv University Australian Friends of Tel Aviv University VIC ●○○ Through our fundraising events, we raise funds for advancing health, promoting the prevention of disease in human beings and advancing social or publi…
Racing for MNDi Foundation Racing for MNDi Foundation WA ●●○ We provided the community with a wide range of fundraising activities, targeting different demographics for each event, in raising funds for research …
Australian Friends of Tel Aviv University Research Ltd. Australian Friends of Tel Aviv University Research Ltd. VIC ●○○ Through our fundraising events, we raise and distribute funds to Tel Aviv University to advance health and promote the prevention of disease in human …
Alleviate Ltd. Alleviate Ltd. ●○○ We provide free personal websites to people suffering from a disability or a life-threatening medical condition, so that friends and family have acces…
The Immunisation Foundation of Australia Limited The Immunisation Foundation of Australia Limited ●○○ 1/ Educate the general community about the impact and prevention of vaccine preventable diseases (VPD) 2/Liaise with medical professional regarding re…
Optima Consortium for Decision Science Limited Optima Consortium for Decision Science Limited VIC ●○○ We developed and maintained a suite of disease modelling and economic optimisation tools which were used to advise country governments on how to achie…
Centre for Eye Research Australia Foundation Centre for Eye Research Australia Foundation VIC ●●● Supporting Eye Research…
Live for Lily Foundation Live for Lily Foundation VIC ●●○ The Live for Lily Foundation was established with the mission to raise as much money as possible each year for research into childhood cancer, in the …
CERA Foundation Ltd CERA Foundation Ltd VIC ●○○ CERA Foundation Ltd (ABN 90615802670) acts as the Trustee for Centre for Eye Research Australia Foundation (ABN 24684029499). CERA Foundation aims to …
Paws for A Purpose Ltd Paws for A Purpose Ltd QLD ●○○ Paws for A Purpose operates to help people and pets in need. We are a social-enterprise charity, with ambitious goals to change the world for pets-and…
SugarByHalf Limited SugarByHalf Limited VIC ●○○ We are a health promotion charity and we raise awareness through media and public talks about the rising rates of obesity and chronic disease in Austr…
New Voice Choir Inc. New Voice Choir Inc. QLD ●○○ 1. Celebrating people with Parkinson's Disease and their supporters. 2. To support, and improve the well-being of, members through group singing.…
It's About Us Limited It's About Us Limited NSW ●○○ Our Charity provided patients affected by cancer and their families a way to deal with theiremotional state while treating with their disease in a the…
DREAMS2LIVE4 LTD DREAMS2LIVE4 LTD NSW ●●○ Dreams2Live4 makes dreams come true for adults from the age of 17 who are living with metastatic cancer, relapsed Lymphoma, Leukaemia and grades 3-4 b…
Why Warriors Org Limited Why Warriors Org Limited NT ●●○ Why Warriors Org Ltd in its second year of operation has focused on one program, Hope for Health, which grew out of our founders previous work in the …
Cerebrovascular Disease Foundation Limited Cerebrovascular Disease Foundation Limited ●○○ Disease research foundation…
Western Health Alliance Limited Western Health Alliance Limited NSW ●●● The company conducted health needs assessment in its region to inform the design of certain primary health services to the community. Services are com…
Huntingtons SA & NT Inc Huntingtons SA & NT Inc SA ●○○ We provided awareness talks to local schools and community groups about Huntingtons disease. Education sessions were provided to those areas which pr…
Meningitis Centre Australia Inc Meningitis Centre Australia Inc WA ●○○ our advocacy through social media, community work and our conversations with governments helps make the community more aware of this dreadful disease …
The Walter & Eliza Hall Charitable Foundation Limited The Walter & Eliza Hall Charitable Foundation Limited ●●○ Funds allocated to promote the prevention or control of disease in humans through the purchase of medical and health equipment, funding of programs di…
Zoe's Angels Inc Zoe's Angels Inc QLD ●○○ Zoes Angels is here to bring awareness to children suffering a chronic debilitating rare illness. Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis is an incurable, painf…
Green Day Lifehouse Limited Green Day Lifehouse Limited VIC ●○○ The charity continued to develop and host its digitally delivered resource/web platform accessible to communities at large in order to increase awaren…
My Wow Factor Ltd My Wow Factor Ltd NSW ●○○ Activities achieved through our charitable organisation partners in poor rural areas for projects to help *school children complete their education *…
New England North West Health Ltd New England North West Health Ltd NSW ●●● Through the provision of primary health care services, including allied health, mental health, preventative health and Aboriginal health care, to thos…
Institute of Disease Prevention Limited Institute of Disease Prevention Limited QLD ●○○ Our purpose is to promote the prevention and control of diseases in human beings by using quality improvement methodology to deliver systematic and su…
Her Heart Limited Her Heart Limited VIC ●●○ 1. Her Heart is Australia's only NFP that aims to reduce premature death and suffering in women with heart disease. This is with a view to saving…
Australasian Society of Aerospace Medicine Limited Australasian Society of Aerospace Medicine Limited VIC ●○○ ASAM supports the prevention and reduction of disease among the general public who travel by air, and the communities in which they live, through adva…
Tea Lake and the Rare Disease Association Inc Tea Lake and the Rare Disease Association Inc WA ●○○ fund the research into gene sequeuncing of rare disease and helping families cope with such diseases…
Chloe Saxby And Vanishing White Matter Disease Incorporated Chloe Saxby And Vanishing White Matter Disease Incorporated NSW ●●○ Raise awareness and funds for researchinto finding a cure for Vanishing White Matter Disease (VWM), a rare and degenerative brain disease and to provi…
Be Inspired Foundation Pty Ltd Be Inspired Foundation Pty Ltd WA ●○○ www.beinspiredfoundation.com.au We provide scholarships for active rehabilitation treatment plans to disadvantaged Western Australian youth living wit…
Sarah and Friends Foundation Ltd Sarah and Friends Foundation Ltd VIC ●○○ The Sarah and Friends Foundation conducted fundraising activities during the 2015 reporting period in order to provide support to children with rare I…
Ndoto Afrika Ndoto Afrika VIC ●○○ We built toilets for a primary school in Arusha, Tanzania where there were previously no working toilets. We also trained and employed local staff to …
Furry critters halfway house Furry critters halfway house WA ●○○ Over the past year, Furry Critters Halfway House has been working on improving the lives of animals in need of rescuing and rehabilitation. Furry Crit…
FOUNDATION FOR BREAST CANCER CARE LIMITED FOUNDATION FOR BREAST CANCER CARE LIMITED QLD ●○○ Shared information with other charitable institutions in relation to breast cancer and disease control. Assisted with quality assurance programs for t…
Health Consumers Queensland Ltd Health Consumers Queensland Ltd QLD ●●● All activities and work that Health Consumers Queensland does day-to-day and achieves every year helps to promote the prevention or control of chronic…
Trustee for Geelong Cats Community Foundation Trustee for Geelong Cats Community Foundation VIC ●●● The Foundations purpose is: (a) To promote the prevention and control of, including but not limited to heart disease and other lifestyle-related disea…
Liver Kids Australia Incorporated Liver Kids Australia Incorporated ACT ●○○ 2017 was our fifth year of operation and has seen further consolidation of our goals for Liver Kids Australia. This year we have focused on a varied r…
THE INDIGENOUS MARATHON FOUNDATION LIMITED. THE INDIGENOUS MARATHON FOUNDATION LIMITED. ACT ●●● Background The Indigenous Marathon Foundation (IMF) was established in 2009 by world champion marathon runner Rob de Castella. In 2010, when the first…
Sanfilippo Children's Foundation Sanfilippo Children's Foundation ●●● Our purpose is to fund and drive research, enable access to effective treatments and improve the quality of life for Australian children affected by t…
THE TRUSTEE FOR TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH FOUNDATION THE TRUSTEE FOR TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH FOUNDATION QLD ●○○ The TR Foundation Trust works with the Translational Research Institute (TRI) to develop new diagnostics and treatments, within shorter timeframes, fo…
Sydney Hospital Hand Foundation Limited Sydney Hospital Hand Foundation Limited NSW ●○○ SHHF is devoted to improving treatment and preventing injury and disease of the hand, wrist, and forearm. We promote research, education, and optimal …
One Disease Limited One Disease Limited NSW ●●● One Diseases mission [charitable purpose] is to eliminate Crusted Scabies as a public health concern, from the Northern Territory by the end of 2019, …
Newcastle Mens Shed Newcastle Mens Shed NSW ●○○ Main Activity: Manage and Operate the Newcastle Men's Shed in a manner that maintains and applies the principles of a healthy Settings approach t…
Murray PHN Limited Murray PHN Limited VIC ●●● The principal activities of the company during the financial year was the continuation of its health promotion activities along with the commissioning…
SEHCP Incorporated SEHCP Incorporated VIC ●●○ We work to prevent and manage disease through health promotion activities and increase health literacy capacity. We facilitate collective impact with …
Sarcoidosis Australia Sarcoidosis Australia NSW ●○○ * We provide support to patients (and their carers) who suffer from Sarcoidosis and have a flourishing forum/support group run via a Facebook closed g…
Centre For Community-Driven Research Centre For Community-Driven Research NSW ●○○ The Centre for Community-Driven Research (CCDR) is a non-profit organisation bringing much needed change to the way we think about community engagemen…
Hearts4Heart Hearts4Heart VIC ●○○ We provide support and education to Australians living with heart disease through peer support and the development of educational materials. We also r…