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Stephanie White
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Stephanie White

Stephanie White is a natural extrovert. It is the last day of term at Riding for the Disabled and Stephanie is giving away hugs, saying her farewells and getting in just one more photo of her and her friends. With a headful of cocoa-coloured curls, a button nose covered in […]

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Maxine Palmer

Maxine has Muscular Dystrophy. With Individualised Funding she gets a better quality of life. Unable to weight-bear Maxine goes swimming weekly which she finds liberating and which she credits with recently making it to 38…

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Diane Anderson

With Manawanui, Melanie is happy to have found a reliable person who treats her mother with the care and respect she deserves. Her mother Diane is also glad to have found a friend in her carer, often cooking a meal together, among other things. Diane has Huntington’s disease.