Special Olympics Canada | Olympiques Spéciaux Canada
12 floor hockey players

were brought to Chicago by Harold Smith to represent Canada at the first International Special Olympics in 1968

20,505 volunteers

and coaches deliver Special Olympics programs in hundreds of communities across Canada

Team Canada

We’re THRILLED to announce our additional funding request has been approved by the Government of Canada!

The Government of Canada has graciously approved an additional $10.8 million for Special Olympics programs in Canada over the next 4 years!! THANK YOU to the government for your ongoing support! We’re thrilled we’re able to grow our organization and deliver more world-class programming to deserving athletes across the country! For more information, please see the following press release!