We have been a part of New Zealand since 1959 and in 2009 the
MDA celebrated its 50th birthday!
It all started when Moira Gordon, Ann Canty and Sadie McDonald,
whom all had family members affected by Muscular Dystrophy,
began to meet in Auckland's Dominion Road.
Since then the MDA has broadened its scope to support people
with other neuromuscular conditions, not just Muscular Dystrophy,
we currently support over 60 different neuromuscular
For a full list of conditions we support click