Oakville, ON L6L 5M2
CEO: Angela Brewer
Board Chair: Hugh Pauwels
Charitable Reg. #: 11928 4602 RR0001
Grade: C+The grade is based on the charity's public reporting of the work it does and the results it achieves.
Need for Funding
Cents to the Cause
Full-time staff #107
Avg. Compensation $44,736
Top 10 Staff Salary Range
|$300k - $350k||0|
|$250k - $300k||0|
|$200k - $250k||0|
|$160k - $200k||1|
|$120k - $160k||0|
|$80k - $120k||9|
|$40k - $80k||0|
About Acclaim Health:
Acclaim Health is dedicated to providing a broad spectrum of community health support services to Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Georgetown, Acton, Campbellville and surrounding areas. Its mission is to “provide people with quality, community-based health care solutions.”
In F2016, Acclaim Health’s 375 staff and over 650 volunteers provided home visits and other healthcare services to almost 24,000 clients. It helps clients by assisting isolated seniors, preserving the independence of those needing help at home, and providing relief for caregivers. Acclaim Health’s integrated Alzheimer Services offers a Seniors Day program that provides therapeutic socialization and recreation for dementia patients. It also offers Home Health Care through its nursing, home and personal support and Philips Lifeline programs. Acclaim Health launched a bereavement peer support program in Halton in June 2014, which offers clients one-on-one support.
In F2016, Acclaim Health fully implemented its Alayacare web-based application for all Health Services patients, giving nurses and personal support workers access to patients’ information and charts. Further, since its opening in October, 2015, Oakville Health Link has accepted 40 patients with complex healthcare needs. Oakville Health Link works with the highest needs patients, involving them in setting and meeting healthcare goals. Acclaim Health reports that 18 of its 40 patients have achieved their healthcare goals.
Acclaim Health reports that it has a 99% client satisfaction rate and that it is part of the Accreditation Canada Standards program.
Acclaim Health is a small-cap charity, with donations of $415k in F2016. Its administrative costs are 10% of revenues and its fundraising costs are 21% of donations. For every $1 donated to the charity, 69 cents is put towards its programs, falling within Ci’s reasonable range. The charity’s funding reserves of $3.3m result in a program cost coverage ratio of 20%. This means that it can cover 2.4 months of its annual programs using its existing reserves.
This charity report is an update that is being reviewed by Acclaim Health. Changes and edits may be forthcoming.
Updated on August 8, 2016 by Lynn Tay.
Financial RatiosFiscal year ending March
|Administrative costs as % of revenues||9.9%||8.6%||7.5%|
|Fundraising costs as % of donations||20.7%||19.3%||20.9%|
|Program cost coverage (%)||19.7%||22.3%||19.7%|
Summary Financial StatementsAll figures in $000s
|Fees for service||15,168||15,282||14,490|
|Cash flow from operations||319||772||744|