Cairns Regional Domestic Violence Service Inc

Cairns Regional Domestic Violence Service Inc is a large-scale charity established in 2001. Their main activity is registered as domestic and family violence primarily serving 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 general community in australia.

We provided counselling, court support and crisis intervention for adults and children experiencing domestic and family violence. We provided emergency relief, home security safety upgrades and safety technology to women experiencing domestic and family violence.

Cairns Regional Domestic Violence Service Inc

Who They Help

  • Youth - 15 to under 25
  • Victims of crime (including family violence)
  • Veterans and/or their families
  • Unemployed persons
  • Pre/post release offenders and/or their families
  • People with disabilities
  • People with chronic illness (including terminal illness)
  • People in rural/regional/remote communities
  • People from a culturally and linguistically diverse background
  • People at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness
  • Migrants, refugees or asylum seekers
  • Males
  • General community in Australia
  • Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex persons
  • Financially disadvantaged people
  • Females
  • Early childhood - aged under 6
  • Children - aged 6 to under 15
  • Adults - aged 65 and over
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people



Total employee expenses: $2,003,218 (73% of revenue).
Average full-time equivalent salary: $100,161.

Revenue vs Expenses

Cairns Regional Domestic Violence Service Inc has seen an average annual growth of 24% in revenue versus a 23% p.a. increase in expenses. This can be a good sign of financial health.

Grants given out in 2020 for use within Australia: $11,546

Assets vs Liabilities

As of 2020, Cairns Regional Domestic Violence Service Inc has a debt-to-equity (D/E) ratio of 0.42. This is considered about average within the charity space.

Sources of Revenue

Sources of Expense

Responsible People

Elizabeth Brown
Board Member
Cary Coolican
Patricia O'donohue
Board Member
Patricia Cope
Tania Sharp
Lenore Wyatt
Board Member

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Registration Status
Charity is registered.
DGR Status

Donations can be claimed as a tax deduction.

Operating States
Entity Type
Other Incorporated Entity

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