Special Olympics Ontario

Site: Chatham-Kent - Mailing Address

Service: Special Olympics Ontario

Contact Information
Office Phone 1-888-333-5515 ext 244
E-Mail jenniferf@specialolympicsontario.com
Website sites.google.com/a/specialolympicsontario.ca/chatham/
Primary Contact Jennifer Findlay, District Developer, Special Olympics Ontario; Phone: 1-888-333-5515 ext 244; Email: jenniferf@specialolympicsontario.com
Alternate Contact Bea Stacey, Chatham Chair; Email: chathamchair@specialolympicsontario.ca
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Community based program * Primary instrument of program delivery is the local sports clubs, which gives athletes with intellectual and physical disabilities the opportunity to train and compete twelve months of the year. Invitational and regional meets occur frequently and athletes advance through a regular cycle of Provincial Games to compete in both National and World Games and Championships * Provincial competitions are held in the spring, summer and winter every two years * National Summer and Winter Competitions are conducted every four years as are World Winter and Summer competitions.  
WINTER SPORTS-Alpine Skiing; Curling; Nordic Skiing; Snowshoeing; Speed Skating; Figure Skating *  
SPRING SPORTS-Basketball; 5 Pin Bowling; 10 Pin Bowling; Floor Hockey; Powerlifting; Swimming *  
SUMMER SPORTS-Soccer; Softball; Rhythmic Gymnastics; Track & Field 
Dates Aug-Jun
Areas Served Chatham-Kent
Eligibility Six years of age and up; individuals with an intellectual disability
Application Call or e-mail for information; Registration
Languages English
Fees None ; Program dependent
Agency Information
Established 1966
Funding Fundraising ; Donations
Site Information
Located In Community Chatham
Mailing Address c/o Jennifer Findlay 
18 Wynford Dr, Suite 300 
Toronto, ON M3C 3S2