Special Olympics Canada News

March, 2018
Today (and every day!) is a wonderful reminder of the importance of inclusion and acceptance for all. All of us have differences, but it’s those differences that make us unique, and we love to celebrate them! We wouldn't change a thing about any one…
George Drawing
March, 2018
Special Olympics is a grass roots movement dedicated to enriching the lives of children and adults with intellectual disabilities through year-round sports programs. We run over 3,200 sports programs every year in small towns and big cities from…
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March, 2018
On Wednesday March 7, 2018, national not-for-profit motionball in conjunction with Special Olympics Canada will call on all Canadians to think twice before using the R-word or “retard”, as part of its annual #NOGOODWAY campaign. Launched in 2012…
Yukon athletes holding medals
February, 2018
TORONTO, ON, February 27, 2018 –Today marks another important milestone for Special Olympics Canada (SOC), not only are we celebrating 50 years of transforming the lives of Canadians with intellectual disabilities through sport, The Government of…
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January, 2018
Special Olympics Canada has announced its Chef de Mission, Mission Staff and Head Coaches for the upcoming 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games, which will take place in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. These individuals were carefully selected…
new year
December, 2017
Special Olympics Canada office will be closed from December 25 to January 1, re-opening January 2, 2018. We hope everyone has a safe and wonderful holiday season. Happy new year!