Resources

We have a variety of materials available to make your Special Olympics experience better. Explore the categories below for information and documents – we’ll be adding more as needed.

About Us
  1. SOILL English Fact Sheet 1-29-16
  2. SOILL Spanish Fact Sheet 1-29-16
  3. SOILL History – Backgrounder 8-16
  4. SOILL History – Milestones 8-16
  5. Language Guidelines
  6. Annual Reports / Financial 990s
  7. Area Map

 

Athletes
  1. Application For Participation Instructions
  2. Eligibility To Participate
  3. English Med App
  4. Spanish Med App
  5. Participation By Individuals With Down Syndrome
  6. Athlete Partner Code of Conduct

 

Athlete Leadership Programs (ALPs)
  1. ALPs Fact Sheet
  2. Global Messenger Flyer
  3. ALPs Interest Form
  4. Global Messenger Request Form

 

Coach Sports Resources & Rules
  1. Training Videos
  2. Rythmic Gymnastics Routines and Music
  3. Artisitic Gymnastics Routines and Music
  4. Policies and Procedures
  5. Chicago Coaches Manual
  6. Sports Icons
  7. Alpine
  8. Aquatics
  9. Athletics
  10. Basketball
  11. Bocce
  12. Bowling
  13. Cross Country
  14. Equestrian
  15. Figure Skating
  16. Flag Football
  17. Floor Hockey
  18. Golf
  19. Gymnastics
  20. MATP
  21. Powerlifting
  22. Snowshoeing
  23. Soccer
  24. Softball
  25. Speed Skating
  26. Tennis
  27. Unified Soccer
  28. Volleyball
  29. Athlete Centered Coaching Guide
  30. Special Olympics Sports Sciences
  31. Class A Volunteer Registration
  32. Medical Application for Participation – English
  33. Medical Application for Participation – Spanish

 

Families
  1. Fans Brochure
  2. Family Credential Order Form

 

Recycling Program
  1. Recycling Program

 

Torch Run

Resources

Department Totals

Logos

 

Volunteers
  1. Volunteer Code of Conduct
  2. Volunteer Screening Policy
  3. Volunteer Athlete Dating Policy

 

Young Athletes
  1. Young Athletes Fact Sheet
  2. Transition One Pager
  3. Young Athlete Registration Form – English
  4. Young Athlete Registration Form – Spanish
  5. Brochure – English
  6. Brochure – Spanish
  7. Activity Guide – English
  8. Activity Guide – Spanish
  9. Young Athletes Site Expectations

 

Additional Resources

20 Incredible Colleges for Special Needs Students

The Power of Special Olympics Project Unify – Special Education Guide

Discover Accessible Fitness: A Wheelchair User’s Guide for Using Fitness Equipment

HALO at Heartland Community College Learning Opportunities Program

Facts About Down Syndrome