Make an impact that goes beyond sports.

The Special Olympics provides programs for their athletes both inside and outside of athletics.  Besides sports, our programs help develop social skills, self-esteem, confidence, and more. And they do all of this with your help!

Ways you can get involved.

BECOME AN ATHLETE​

Join over 4,800 Kansas athletes competing in 21 different sports as part of the world’s largest sports organization for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.

BECOME A COACH​

Special Olympics Coaches are the secret sauce to an invaluable and transformative sporting experience for athletes. Our coaches double as mentors, cheerleaders, role models and so much more.

VOLUNTEER

Our volunteers are the backbone of our organization; it is their time, talents and dedication to our athletes that makes Special Olympics Kansas possible and successful.

REGIONS

Special Olympics provide an accepting, safe and healthy environment for all individuals with intellectual disabilities.  Find your region to get involved.

UNIFIED CHAMPION SCHOOLS

Special Olympics provide an accepting, safe and healthy environment for all individuals with intellectual disabilities

NEED MORE HELP?

Contact us – we’re here to answer any questions you may have!

Other ways to get involved.

YOUNG ATHLETES PROGRAM

Young Athletes™ is an innovative sports play program for children with intellectual disabilities, ages 3-7. 

ATHLETE LEADERSHIP PROGRAM

Special Olympics Athlete Leadership Programs (ALP’s) allow athletes to explore opportunities outside of sports.

PARTNERSHIP

Thousands of people are touched by the will power of our athletes through volunteering their time and donations. In turn, our athletes are inspired by their dedication and support. Find out what your return on inclusion could be!

LAW ENFORCEMENT TORCH RUN

The Law Enforcement Torch Run ® gives officers, athletes, and the community the opportunity to come together for a superior cause.

WORK WITH US

We’re always looking for passionate team members to help us grow.  Consider a career with SOKS, or join our young professionals program.

STILL NEED HELP?

Feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns you may have.