About Our Organisation

Parafed Taranaki (Taranaki Paraplegic and Physically Disabled Incorporated) was founded in 1976. Our aim is to grow and develop sport and recreational opportunities to disabled people within Taranaki. Parafed Taranaki can provide physical activity pathways from regional through to international levels. At ParaFed Taranaki we are excited about creating opportunities for disabled people to participate in sport and recreation!

More About Us

Our Vision:

“To inspire people with physical disabilities to achieve equality, excellence and wellbeing through Sport and Recreation”

Parafed Taranaki run a variety of Programmes and Events
Check out our Calendar to see what is coming up!


Our Funders

Some Fun Facts!

14%Physically Disabled people in New Zealand
100000People play wheelchair basketball across the globe
1984When Boccia was first played at the Paralympic Games
217New Zealand's total number of Paralympic Medals