Special Olympics Canada News

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April, 2018
Special Olympics Canada is excited to announce the successful associate coach applicants who will be a part of Special Olympics Team Canada heading to the 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Abu Dhabi, UAE in March. These 14 individuals were…
Jim Munson
April, 2018
Senator Jim Munson has been a longtime advocate and supporter of the Special Olympics movement. Recently he spoke to the Casket.ca about his longstanding support and passion for Special Olympics. Thanks for your ongoing dedication to the movement…
Soccer players
March, 2018
We have a busy spring and summer coming up with not one, but TWO incredible national events coming up! This May, PEI will host over 300 athletes for the Special Olympics Canada 2018 Bowling Championships from May 14-20! Athletes in 5 and 10-pin…
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…