About Halberg Active

The Halberg Foundation aims to enhance the lives of physically disabled New Zealanders by enabling them to participate in sport and recreation. This includes:

Halberg Advisers

The Halberg Foundation employs regional  Advisers. These dedicated, highly skilled, expert field staff to support the Halberg Active programme throughout New Zealand. Please don't hesitate to contact our Advisers with any questions you have about getting involved in disability sport in your region.

Halberg Inclusion Training 

The Foundation provides Halberg Inclusion Training courses on adapting sport to include physically disabled New Zealanders. The aim of a Halberg Inclusion Training is to increase the knowledge and skills of teachers and sport deliverers to give them the confidence and resources to deliver quality sporting opportunities to physically disabled people. Sign up for a Halberg Inclusion Training here

Halberg Activity Fund

The Activity Fund provides physically disabled young people with grants to help overcome the financial barriers that prevent them from participating in sport. For more information or to apply for a grant click here.

Halberg Games

The Foundation hosts the Halberg Games where regional teams from around New Zealand come together for a national three day sports competition. The Games provide participants with the opportunity to compete against other young people with similar impairments in a range of sports. For more information click here.

Programmes and Events

Halberg collaborates with established sports organisations and clubs on disability sport events and programmes in at clubs, schools and in communities. 

Find out what events are coming up in your region by checking out the Events Calendar, or by contacting your local Adviser.