Reachout Australia

Reachout Australia is a large-scale charity established in 1996. Their main activity is registered as mental healthcare primarily serving children - aged 6 to under 15 youth - 15 to under 25 families aboriginal and torres strait islander people gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex persons migrants, refugees or asylum seekers people from a culturally and linguistically diverse background people in rural/regional/remote communities females males general community in australia.

In 201920, over three million people sought support from ReachOut Australia. ReachOut provided support for young people, parents and schools over the summer bushfires and as we faced the health, social and economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. Traffic soared by 48% (year-on-year) in the first five weeks after social distancing measures were introduced in mid-March 2020, and has remained elevated, even after the initial lockdown period, with a 35% increase in demand (year-on-year). We responded to the COVID-19 pandemic, providing support for young people and their parents around the issues that were affecting them. ReachOuts COVID-19-specific resources were accessed by more than 216k people in Australia. We helped young people find a safe place to open up (and find more support, whenever they needed it), there were more than 35k posts on the ReachOut Peer-Support Forums. We provided personalised support to young people and parents and were there for more people in urgent need. On (Young people), the Urgent Help page was visited more than 40k times.

Reachout Australia

Who They Help

  • Youth - 15 to under 25
  • People in rural/regional/remote communities
  • People from a culturally and linguistically diverse background
  • Migrants, refugees or asylum seekers
  • Males
  • General community in Australia
  • Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex persons
  • Females
  • Families
  • Children - aged 6 to under 15
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people



Total employee expenses: $4,631,192 (39% of revenue).
Average full-time equivalent salary: $40,671.

Revenue vs Expenses

Reachout Australia has seen an average annual growth of 12% in revenue versus a 10% p.a. increase in expenses. This can be a good sign of financial health.

Assets vs Liabilities

As of 2020, Reachout Australia has a debt-to-equity (D/E) ratio of 0.32. This is considered about average within the charity space.

Sources of Revenue

Sources of Expense

Responsible People

Ian Thorpe
Aaron Green
Dianne James
Nigel Smyth
Andrew Wilson
Erica Stewart
Helen Conway
Alison Hughes

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Registration Status
Charity is registered.
DGR Status

Donations can be claimed as a tax deduction.

Office Address
Suite 2.04, Building B 35 Saunders Street
NSW 2009
Operating States
Entity Type
Australian Public Company

A company is a non-individual client type. Company is defined to include a body corporate and any other unincorporated association or body of persons but does not include a partnership or a non-entity joint venture. Public Benevolent Institution

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