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Special Olympics New York

Joined in November 2002

About Us

To provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympics-style sports for all children and adults with mental retardation, giving them continuing opportunity to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy, and participate in a sharing of skills and friendship with their families, Special Olympics athletes, and the community. Through participation in SONY, athletes gain confidence and build a positive self-image, which carries into the classroom, the home, the workplace, and the community.

To provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympics-style sports for all children and adults with mental retardation, giving them continuing opportunity to develop physical fitness, demonstrate…

Issue Areas Include

  • Mental Health

Location

  • 504 Balltown Rd.
    Schenectady, NY 12304

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