Welcome to the Central Ontario District!

We provide quality sport training programs and competitions for athletes living with an intellectual disability in the district of Central Ontario.

If you're an athlete, a coach, or a volunteer, or thinking of becoming one, check us out and learn about the exciting opportunities that we have to offer.

If you like to hang out on Twitter, follow District Developer Hellaina Rothenburg: @HellainaR


Summer is here!

Keep on top of track meets and tournaments for bocce, golf, soccer and softball at SOO's Provincial Calendar:

Be familiar with SOO's two-year eligibility policy for competitive athletes who would like to be considered for advancement beyond the 2020 Summer Provincial Qualifiers:



All noteworthy announcements will posted here, or under currently happening.

Announcements will be archived into one of the three news sections below.


Communities across the province are always in need of new volunteers. Whether as coaches, organizers, fundraisers or event volunteers, the over 19,000 Special Olympics Athletes in Ontario depend on the passion and commitment of the over 9,000 volunteers that operate clubs and guide communities and committees. Below is a listing of volunteer opportunities in your district.

If you would like to register as a Special Olympics volunteer, please click here!


If you're looking to connect with community programs near you please see below for the appropriate contact information.

If you would like to offer your support with an online donation, please click "Donate Here" at the left, and select the community you are supporting.
Hellaina Rothenburg
Central Ontario District Developer
(888) 333-5515 ext 276