Athletes

Special Olympics Johnson County

Special Olympics is an international nonprofit organization that is dedicated to empowering individuals with intellectual disabilities. Special Olympics Johnson County (SOJC) is your local chapter to this great organization.  SOJC provides year round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities in order to create experiences like the joy of achievement, being included in the community, building skills, developing leadership abilities, and making lifelong friends.

To be eligible to participate in Special Olympics, athletes must be at least 8 years old and identified by an agency or professional as having one of the following conditions: intellectual disabilities, cognitive delays as measured by formal assessment, or significant learning or vocational problems due to cognitive delay that require or have required specially designed instruction. There is no cost to participate in Special Olympics.

Become an Athlete

Participating in Special Olympics helps athletes get physically and mentally fit.

Are you or a family member eligible? For specific eligibility questions, please contact:
Special Olympics Indiana State Office (800) 742-0612.
By answering a few short questions, you can determine your potential.

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Forms

Athlete-Application-for-Participation_2017

Athlete-Medical-Form-2017

You may send the forms by mail to:

Special Olympics Johnson County
500 Earlywood drive
Franklin, In 46131

Or by email to:

specialolympicsjc@gmail.com