Get Involved

Building Communities

Special Olympics Greater Ottawa is a community-based sports program which is operated by a dedicated group of volunteers who support athletes in a variety of sport programs. As a regional partner of Special Olympics Ontario and part of a global social movement, Special Olympics Greater Ottawa transforms lives through the joy of sport.

Through the power of sport, individuals living with intellectual disabilities discover new strengths and abilities, skills and success. Special Olympics Greater Ottawa athletes find joy, confidence and fulfillment – on the playing field and in life.

Special Olympics offers many ways to take part. The first step to getting involved—whether you want to be an athlete, coach or volunteer—is to connect with Special Olympics Greater Ottawa for more details.