West Footscray Neighbourhood House Association Inc

Also known as “West Footscray Neighbourhood House” and “WFNH”, West Footscray Neighbourhood House Association Inc is a medium-scale charity established in 1991. Their main activity is registered as community development primarily serving early childhood - aged under 6 families.

We provided affordable childcare with the implementation of childcare subsidy 3 days a week 48 weeks of the year to families in the community. We connected with local community members through our Soul House Program. This group meets weekly and can access fresh fruit and vegetables or frozen take home meal. This is a place participants facing the daily challenges of isolation and loneliness can connect through a coffee and a chat. Maribyrnong Toy Library operates four borrowing sessions across two branches, providing a sustainable source of toys, along with social connection for parents and their young children

West Footscray Neighbourhood House Association Inc

Who They Help

  • People with disabilities
  • People from a culturally and linguistically diverse background
  • People at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness
  • Migrants, refugees or asylum seekers
  • Males
  • Financially disadvantaged people
  • Females
  • Families
  • Early childhood - aged under 6



Total employee expenses: $443,389 (78% of revenue).
Average full-time equivalent salary: $88,678.

Revenue vs Expenses

West Footscray Neighbourhood House Association Inc has seen an average annual growth of 10% in revenue versus a 5% p.a. increase in expenses. This can be a good sign of financial health.

Grants given out in 2020 for use within Australia: $34,070

Assets vs Liabilities

As of 2020, West Footscray Neighbourhood House Association Inc has a debt-to-equity (D/E) ratio of 0.58. This is considered slightly riskier than average within the charity space.

Sources of Revenue

Sources of Expense

Responsible People

Emilie Owens
Committee Member
Briony Sington
Committee Member
Kate Runciman
Kelly Powers
Committee Member
David Pearce
Natasha Parker
Committee Member
Marcela Rigg
Helen Rodd
Committee Member

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Registration Status
Charity is registered.
DGR Status
Not endorsed.

Donations are not tax deductible.

Office Address
539 Barkly St
West Footscray
Operating States
Entity Type
Other Incorporated Entity

Other incorporated entity includes an entity that has the same characteristics as a company but is not incorporated as a corporation's law company. This category includes: a branch of an overseas company not incorporated in Australia (often the name ends in corporation) incorporated associations which are incorporated under a State Act incorporated charitable institutions

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