Area 9 / East Central
Area 9 was founded in 1979 and provides programming for people in the counties of Clark, Clay, Coles, Crawford, Cumberland, Douglas, Edgar, Effingham, Jasper, Lawrence, Richland and Shelby.
There are many opportunities available for you to get involved with Special Olympics including serving as a volunteer or committee member, helping with fundraising, or competing as an athlete. If you live in the Area and want to find out more about the local program, please contact the Area Director.
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Vanessa Duncan – Area Director
520 Jackson Ave.
Charleston, IL. 61920
Come cheer on Cook County, Chicago, and UIC’s finest as they battle for bragging rights! Special Olympics Illinois athletes will play alongside officers on both teams to make this a truly unified event!