News & Stories

Feilding para-triathlete Sharon Dagg finds traction with Hawke's Bay playgrounds

Read about Sharon Dagg's goal to become New Zealand's first para-triathlete at Japan 2020 here Read More

Kids Get Active Day 2019

Building on last year’s highly successful Kids Get Active Day held in Wellington, NZALS and Wellington Parafed are excited to announce Kids Get Active Day events happening around the country... Read More

Social media star Jess Quinn on a mission to fight body image stereotypes

Jess Quinn wants a law that requires any commercially used photo of a model that's been photo shopped, to have a caption saying so. Check out the full story here by NZ Herald. Read More

Bay of Plenty amputee takes steps towards big goal

Johnny Sligo aimed to learn to walk again with a prosthetic leg after his left leg was amputated above the knee because of a blood clot in September 2017. Read More

Bionic 3D-printed arm 'gives confidence' to young amputees

A Bristol-based robotics company, Open Bionics, has developed the world's first medically-certified 3D-printed artificial arm for amputees. Read More

NZ Kids with Limb Loss - Facebook Support Group

NZALS is excited to announce the launch of a Facebook group for parents and carers of children with limb loss/difference called NZ Kids with Limb Loss, in collaboration of the... Read More

Manawatū woman back running after losing leg and suffering brutal injuries in horrific car crash

Susan Evans is on the comeback trail – and she's doing it at pace. See the full story from Stuff here. Read More

TMH Wins at the NZI Sustainable Business Network Awards

A huge congratulations to Take My Hands who won the "Partnering for Good" Category at the NZI Sustainable Business Network Awards!  Read More

2018 Invictus Games

Watch Attitude's story below on the 2018 Invictus Games where they follow Games veteran Nu, and first-timer PJ who form an alliance as they train and support each other in preparation for... Read More

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