Special Olympics Resources

The Special Olympics Resources site is a self-service website where people who are part of our movement go to get the tools, files, information and advice they need to get work done at the Program level. 

Special Olympics' focus and goals for our global movement for the next five years.
View Strategic Plan
Make properly branded pages, banners, shirts, cards and more. Get It All
Get photos from many LA 2015 sports and activities on Flickr. See Photos
Get your stories seen on the Special Olympics website. Share Now

Now and Next

Get the resources for events, promotions and Games that are happening now or soon.


Resources all Programs need to be effective working with Special Olympics athletes.

How-To Guides

Find the basics about many aspects of Special Olympics as an organization, plus helpful overviews of many important other topics.

Leading A Program

Tools Programs need for accreditation, effective operation and innovative leadership.

Sports Essentials

Tools that Special Olympics Programs need to ensure safe, high quality training and competitions.

Games and Competitions

Promote upcoming regional and world games plus promote and run games at the Program level.

Marketing and Communications

Get the information, files, tools and advice you need to explain and promote the value of Special Olympics to audiences local and global.


All the resources for health-related programs, Healthy Athletes disciplines, Healthy Communities and tools and information needed to promote and run events.

Region Resources

Documents and other files that relate specifically to one or more of our seven world Regions.

Community Building

Special Olympics inititiatives in health, family, early involvement and opportunities for personal growth.

Government and Partner Relations

Working with organizations and local governments is essential to the way Special Olympics operates. Get advice and tools here.

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