The Anxiety New Zealand Trust aims to improve the understanding surrounding anxiety and depression in New Zealand, provide support, education and treatment for children, youth and adults with anxiety related conditions and their families and help improve mental health and wellbeing in Aotearoa.
The Trust offers high quality clinical, helpline, education and peer support services incorporating the experience and knowledge of tangata whaiora, consumers, family / whanau and an Advisory Group informing all levels of the organisation.
Anxiety NZ is supported by the dedication of support and volunteer staff and offers internship placements to help support and develop future mental health professionals and health related leaders. The Trust will advocate for funding and support research into the determinants and treatment of anxiety disorders.
Note: The main sectors, activities and beneficiaries are bolded.
Education / training / research, Community development, Social services, Employment, Fund-raising, People with disabilities, Promotion of volunteering, Marketing
Children / young people, Other charities, Older people, People with disabilities, People of a certain ethnic / racial origin, Family / whanau, Migrants / refugees, Religious groups
The Trust is governed by a Board of Trustees. A CEO provides leadership, operational oversight and management. A Clinical Lead provides leadership. Psychologists and specialist GPs have clinical supervision. Administration is supported by a volunteer accountant, specialist IT support and administrative interns. The Helpline Manager manages volunteers, duty managers and clinical back-up staff. Peer Support Groups are facilitated with lived experience. An Advisory group informs all levels.
Annual Returns are due within 6 months of a charity’s balance date (financial year-end), or a longer period if an extension has been granted.
This charity has been granted an exemption from filing an annual return by 30 September 2008 under Section 43 of the Charities Act 2005. The first annual return is due by 30 September 2009.
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