Ann Costello, Executive Director of the Foundation Visits Kenya for the first time and meets with athletes and teachers1 Min Read
Fair and equal access to health care for those with intellectual disabilities is set to be a major focus of the 2021 Special Olympics World Winter Games in Sweden.3 Min Read
Global Health Leaders Pledge to End Healthcare Disparities for People with Intellectual Disabilities
Individuals with intellectual disabilities from 20 developing countries can now hope to receive a better quality healthcare services in the next three to five years.2 Min Read
Individuals with intellectual disabilities face significant challenges accessing quality health, including services, resulting in pronounced health disparities and reduced life expectancy.2 Min Read
Seven healthcare organizations and professionals who are on the frontlines of bringing essential and often unprecedented health care services to those with intellectual disabilities (ID).6 Min Read
Special Olympics and the Golisano Foundation are proud to announce the seven recipients of the 2019 Golisano Global Health Leadership Award. The honorees are health champions in their countries whose extraordinary efforts are fulfilling the goals, values, and mission of Special Olympics’ global health program.