The charitable objects for which the Society is established are: (Abbrev. due to avail space)
(a) To provide indicia to persons suffering from ..
(b) To educate the wider public that those who have medical problems such as ..
(c) To educate the wider public, including workplace personnel, that increasing population travel, aging, and/or human error ..
(d) To encourage Healthcare Providers, Health Practitioners, members of law enforcement agencies and others, when administering first aid, public safety and welfare, emergency identification, search and rescue and/or medical treatment..
(e) To acquire, store, disclose and maintain personal and health information ..
(f) To do all such things as are incidental or conducive to the attainment of the above charitable objects including, without limitation, making grants.
Note: The main sectors, activities and beneficiaries are bolded.
Other (please state)
(Emergency identification and medical harm prevention for at risk Health Consumers), Makes grants to organisations (including schools or other charities), Sponsors / undertakes research, Provides services (e.g. care / counselling), Provides advice / information / advocacy
Education / training / research, People with disabilities, Emergency Medical Information
Other (please state)
(People with hidden and potentially life threatening medical risks), Children / young people, Other charities, Older people, People with disabilities, People of a certain ethnic / racial origin, General public, Family / whanau, Migrants / refugees
Medic Alert Foundation – New Zealand Incorporated is a New Zealand Registered Non-Profit Organisation in accordance with the Incorporated Societies Act 1908.
The Foundation is also a New Zealand Registered Charity, Registration # CC25227 and a Health Information Agency listed on Schedule 2 of the Health Information Privacy Code.
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 31 December 2008 under Section 43 of the Charities Act 2005. The first annual return is due by 31 December 2009.
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