Welcome to Parafed Wellington
At Parafed Wellington we inspire, enable and achieve.
We do this through our members and supporters being involved in sporting,
recreation or leisure opportunities.
We work with a range of organisations and partners to make our members
sporting and recreational lives as great as possible.
Vacancy: Sport Coordinator
Are you interested in Disability Sport? We are still looking for a part-time Sport Coordinator to facilitate the development of Parafed Wellington, ensuring our organisation caters for and supports people with physical disabilities to be active in sport and recreation.
A key focus of this role is to work with our younger members through our Youth Group.
Click here for the Position Description
Applications close 31 August.
Congratulations to our Parafed Wellington Paralympians
Fourth Paralympian to join Parafed Wellington
Today Amanda Cameron joined Parafed Wellington. This means we now have FOUR members heading off to Rio in September. More
Parafed Wellington Named Finalist in Wellington Airport Community Awards
For the 3rd year running, Parafed Wellington has been named a Finalist in the Wellington Airport Community Awards. This year we submitted our Youth Group programme for an Award. The Awards ceremony will be... More
Mary Fisher wins Disabled Sportsperson of the Year
Mary has won, for the third consecutive year, Disabled Sportsperson of the Year. Up against Mary this year was fellow Parafed Wellington members, and recently named Rio Paralympians Kate Horan and Greg Reig. More
Greg Reid named in Rio Team
Greg Reid, Parafed Wellington member and Committee member, has been named in the Shooting team for Rio. Greg is joined by 2 other shooters. Parafed Wellington now have 3 members competing in Rio. More
Congratulations to our member Genevieve McLachlan who was awarded a MNZM in the 2016 Queens Birthday honours
Ms Genevieve McLachlan is committed to improving the lives of New Zealanders living with a disability or impairment. Ms McLachlan established Adaptive Technology Solutions, a holistic consultancy service that... More