About Us

Special Olympics Ontario (SOO) is a volunteer driven organization with over 20,000 athletes and 10,000 volunteers registered across the province. Athletes can participate from 8 years of age and have the opportunity to train in 19 core sports offered in the Greater Ottawa Area. Active start and FUNdamentals programs are available for athletes starting at age 2.

SOO - Greater Ottawa has over 1000 registered athletes and volunteers participating in community sport programs. Every facet of our community is dedicated to enriching the lives of people with intellectual disabilities.

Volunteer With Us

We're looking for some awesome volunteers to join the SOO - Greater Ottawa family! We have a bunch of fun activities planned for the upcoming year and we need some fantastic volunteer coaches for the programs! 

Check out how you can volunteer with us

Recent Announcements

  • Floor Hockey Officials Clinics Special Olympics Floor Hockey was one of the original sports of Special Olympics Worldwide. It is a combination of ice hockey, ball hockey and ringette- played on a gym floor ...
    Posted 6 Jan 2019, 13:30 by Webmaster Ottawa
  • Update Oct 31 - 2019 Provincial Winter Games Training Squad Announcement Congratulations to the volunteers who have been named District Team Managers for their District Teams for the 2019 Provincial Winter Games!
    Posted 31 Oct 2018, 08:50 by Webmaster Ottawa
  • Update Oct 5th - Provincial Announcement Please view new attachments for the Provincial 5-Pin bowling, floor hockey and winter games training squads. 
    Posted 27 Oct 2018, 08:56 by Webmaster Ottawa
  • Provincial Winter Games East District Training Squad Announcement Congratulations to the volunteers who have been named District Team Managers for their District Teams for the 2019 Provincial Winter Games!
    Posted 12 Sep 2018, 06:10 by Webmaster Ottawa
  • Provincial Floor Hockey Championships Team Announcement Congratulations to all the athletes who have been named to their District Training Teams for the 2019 Provincial Floor Hockey Championships!
    Posted 12 Sep 2018, 06:09 by Webmaster Ottawa
  • Provincial 5-Pin Bowling Championships Team Announcement Congratulations to all the athletes who have been named to their District Training Teams for the 2019 Provincial 5-Pin Bowling Championships!
    Posted 12 Sep 2018, 06:12 by Webmaster Ottawa
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Upcoming Events
Date Event
 February 23 2019 Ottawa Otters Fundraiser
 March 1 2019 Indulge Ottawa in Support of SOO Greater Ottawa
 March 2 2019 Polar Plunge Ottawa at Algonquin College
 March 23 2019 Summer 2019 Registration Day

 


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