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Volunteer Code of Conduct

This is the code of conduct for Special Olympics volunteers.


As a Special Olympics volunteer, I agree that while serving as a volunteer, I will:

  • Provide for the general welfare, health and safety of all Special Olympics athletes and volunteers.
  • Dress and act in an appropriate manner at all times.
  • Follow the established rules and guidelines of Special Olympics and/or any agency involved with Special Olympics.
  • Report any emergencies to the appropriate authorities after first taking immediate action to ensure the health and safety of the participants.
  • Abstain from the consumption or use of all alcohol, tobacco products and illegal substances while involved with any Special Olympics event, competition or training school.
  • Not engage in any inappropriate contact or relationship with athletes, volunteers or other participants of Special Olympics.