Healthy Athletes Programs
The key objectives of Special Olympics Healthy Athletes are:
To improve access and health care for Special Olympics athletes at event-based health screening clinics;
To train and educate health care professionals and students in the health professions about the special needs of, how to communicate with, and care for people with intellectual disabilities;
To collect and analyze data and communicate about the health conditions and needs of people with intellectual disabilities; and
To raise public and professional awareness of the health care problems that Special Olympics athletes face.
Healthy Athletes is now on Facebook
If you would like more information on sponsoring this program, contact Derek Cain at 918-481-1234.