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    Our Vision:
    Creating sporting opportunities that foster enjoyment and participation while empowering success.

    Our Objectives:

    • To provide sport and recreational opportunities for those who have a physical disability within the region of Otago
    • To promote a healthy lifestyle through sport and recreation
    • To create awareness of disability sport within the community
    • To develop junior sport programmes
    • To co-ordinate with existing sport and recreational groups and clubs to assist with the integration of people with disabilities.

    ParaFed Otago is the leading sport and recreation organisation in the region for those with a physical disability. We offer quality sport and recreational services, facilities, and equipment for people with physical disabilities (including visual and hearing impairments).

    Our staff are based at Sport Otago and we work with a variety of individuals, families, clubs, schools, and organisations throughout the Otago region.

    At ParaFed Otago we are passionate about creating opportunities that allow our members to participate in sport and recreation, whatever their skill level.


    Advocacy on Disability Issues

    Disability Sport and Recreation

    Pathway into Competitive Sports, Training Opportunities, Equipment Loans/Adaptive Equipment, Classification Advice, Junior Sports Clubs, Halberg Games, Awards Nominations, Funding Advice


    Membership is free for the first year and $40 for each year following. 

    Age groups

    • Youth / Rangatahi
    • Adult / Pakeke