The mission of Special Olympics is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills, and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.
Be A Part of the Movement
The opportunities we provide lead to better lives for our athletes, families, and communities. We are the largest global public health organization dedicated to serving people with intellectual disabilities, we provide integration and inclusion programs, family resources and support, and opportunities for leadership and growth for our athletes. Join the Special Olympics global movement.
|Causes||At-Risk Youth Autism Community Education Health Mental Health Services Persons with Disabilities Special Needs Sports & Recreation|
418 People | 425 Impacts | 1,822 Hours | 46,337 Total Economic Impact