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Attitude Awards Call for New Zealand’s Unsung Heroes

Monday, 11 June 2018, 10:33 am | Attitude Awards

The Attitude Awards begin the search today for this year’s high achievers who are taking on the world and its perception of disability. More >>

Attitude calling out for challengers

Wednesday, 4 May 2016, 2:55 pm | Attitude Awards

Attitude Award winner Nick Chisholm and his wife Nicola are heading to the United States – to try and get pregnant. The couple need an egg donor to help fulfil their dream of having a child and time is running out. The queue in New Zealand is just ... More >>

CQ Hotels Wellington wins Best Employer at Attitude Awards

Friday, 4 December 2015, 10:38 am | Attitude Awards

CQ Hotels Wellington has claimed top honours by winning the 2015 Attitude Awards in a spectacular black tie gala event at Auckland Viaduct Events Centre last night. More >>

Supreme ACC Attitude Award winner a children’s champion

Friday, 4 December 2015, 10:33 am | Attitude Awards

Supreme ACC Attitude Award winner a children’s champion Auckland teenager Muskan Devta (16) has won the Attitude ACC Supreme Award for 2015 on December 3 – the UN sanctioned ‘International Day of People with Disability’. Overcoming strong ... More >>

Waiheke girl a finalist for national award

Monday, 23 November 2015, 11:11 am | Attitude Awards

Maija Fredrichberg describes herself as ‘a normal 10-year-old girl in a wheelchair’, but her positive spirit and bubbly personality make her so much more than that. The Waiheke Primary School student is a finalist in the Junior category in the 2015 Attitude ... More >>

Click for your Attitude champion

Monday, 16 November 2015, 12:19 pm | Attitude Awards

It’s a toughie, but we need your help to choose a winner. And if you’re up for the challenge, be prepared to be awestruck – 24 times! Online voting in the People’s Choice category of the 2015 Attitude Awards is now open at AttitudeLive.com/vote ... More >>

Cody’s pulling on a black jersey

Monday, 16 November 2015, 9:32 am | Attitude Awards

Cody Everson (20) plays rugby for New Zealand’s elite national team – in a wheelchair. More >>

Mentor or floor sweeper, Brett’s their man

Friday, 13 November 2015, 10:44 am | Attitude Awards

Brett Roscoe (43) has dedicated most of his life to helping Aucklanders with intellectual disabilities realise their sporting dreams. The New Lynn man has been selected as a finalist in the Making a Difference category in the 2015 Attitude Awards. The national ... More >>

Napier business recognised for inclusive attitude

Monday, 12 October 2015, 12:19 pm | Attitude Awards

October 12, 2015 Napier business recognised for inclusive attitude Genera Limited has been employing New Zealanders since 1975. Now the biosecurity company at Napier Port is being recognised for its inclusiveness when it comes to recruiting staff ... More >>

Dukie proves confidence is more than skin deep

Monday, 5 October 2015, 3:03 pm | Attitude Awards

Dukie King looks a bit different to other six-year-olds, but he’s not letting it faze him. More >>

Selwyn bikes his way to new life

Monday, 14 September 2015, 11:57 am | Attitude Awards

Selwyn Jensen (53) is a true Kiwi bloke who loves his sport – so much so that not even a car crash and resulting paralysis could keep him on the sidelines. More >>

Dream on target for sharp-shooting award finalist

Thursday, 25 September 2014, 5:41 pm | Attitude Awards

Neelam O’Neill (21) dreams of being the first Paralympic female shooter for New Zealand since 1984. More >>

Browns Bay bowler honoured for courageous attitude

Monday, 15 September 2014, 4:20 pm | Attitude Awards

Media release:September 15, 2014 For immediate release Browns Bay bowler honoured for courageous attitude Matt Weir’s determination to participate in the sport he loves – lawn bowls – despite being in a wheelchair has earned him respect on ... More >>

Award spotlight shines on passionate Kapiti Coast dancer

Monday, 15 September 2014, 12:55 pm | Attitude Awards

As a toddler with Asperger’s Syndrome, Salem Foxx would communicate by hitting and screaming. More >>

Wellington ‘changemaker’ wins national disability award

Wednesday, 4 December 2013, 3:38 pm | Attitude Awards

A fearless fighter for disability rights, Robyn Hunt, has won the Attitude ACC Supreme Award at the 2013 Attitude Awards on December 3 – World Disability Day. More >>

Wellington ‘changemaker’ wins national award

Wednesday, 4 December 2013, 9:40 am | Attitude Awards

A fearless fighter for disability rights, Robyn Hunt, has won the Attitude ACC Supreme Award at the 2013 Attitude Awards on December 3 – World Disability Day. More >>

Attitude Award winners announced

Monday, 5 December 2011, 4:04 pm | Attitude Awards

A man who has spent his life being active in and covering some of the country’s most significant moments within the disability sector has won this year’s “Attitude ACC Supreme Award”. More >>

From rockers to rowers – with Attitude

Monday, 5 September 2011, 1:58 pm | Attitude Awards

Winners will be announced at a black tie event to be held on December 1 at the Viaduct Events Centre in Auckland. More >>

It’s time to celebrate people with attitude

Friday, 1 July 2011, 1:53 pm | Attitude Awards

If you know someone living with a disability whose achievements deserve celebrating, or someone who makes a difference for them, nominate them for an Attitude Award. More >>

Medallists, mentors and role models shine

Monday, 8 November 2010, 11:56 am | Attitude Awards

Medallists, mentors and role models shine Courage and perseverance will be on stage when 18 New Zealanders take the spotlight as finalists in the Attitude Awards, which honour the outstanding achievements of New Zealanders living with disabilities. Their ... More >>

 

 

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