Disability Information

Halberg Disability Sport Foundation

Halberg Disability Sport Foundation enhances the lives of physically disabled New Zealander’s by enabling them to participate in sport and recreation.

Contact: Justin Muschamp, Disability Sport Adviser
Phone: 027 224 8123 or 03 373 5050
Email: justin@halberg.co.nz or visit the Halberg website.
Address: c/o Sport Canterbury, Unit B, 1 Brynley Street, Hornby, Christchurch 8042 or PO Box 2606, Christchurch 8140

ParaFed Canterbury – Disability Sport

ParaFed Canterbury is a regional sports organisation for people with physical disabilities.
We actively promote a range of sporting opportunities, which are either run by us or through partner sports clubs.

Disability Sports available in Canterbury include:

  • Athletics
  • Badminton
  • Boccia
  • Goalball
  • Powerchair Football
  • Rowing
  • Shooting
  • Swimming
  • Table Tennis
  • Wheelchair Basketball
  • Wheelchair Rugby
  • Wheelchair Tennis
  • Alpine Skiing
  • Junior Sports Club (5-16yrs) – Wednesday Afterschool (during School Term)

Contact: Hadleigh Pierson.
Phone: 03 385 4449 or 022 064 3001.
Email: hpierson@parafedcanterbury.co.nz or visit the Parafed website.
Address: PO Box 35 080, Shirley, Christchurch 8640.