Special Olympics brought Macy's family hope in a moment of hopelessness. You can do the same for another athlete with intellectual disabilities.
Special Olympics athletes spoke at the United Nations Conference of States Parties to the CRPD on 10 June.
By playing and leading together, we are creating an inclusive and welcoming world for all!
At the Best Buddies Challenge, celebrities like Tom Brady and Guy Fieri work and play alongside people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to show that everybody deserves to be included.
Messengers made quite the positive impact at Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019.
For every Special Olympics athlete in the US, there are 13 more waiting on the sidelines. Will you give them a chance?
Special Olympics offers many ways to take part. There are short-term and long-term volunteer opportunities, the option of playing Unified Sports and to become a Special Olympics athlete.
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