Special Olympics New London

Special Olympics New London

Associated Towns:

  • Montville
  • New London
  • Norwich
  • Waterford

Type of Program:

Community-Based

Number of Athletes and Unified Sports® Partners:

18 Athletes and 33 Partners

Age Range:

Youth and Adult, Ages 8 and up

Sports Offered:

  • Softball – Unified
  • Volleyball – Unified

Local Program Highlights:

In 2014, Special Olympics New London sent two Unified Sports Partners, one Athlete and Head Coach for the Team Connecticut Unified Volleyball Team to the 2014 USA Special Olympics Summer Games held in New Jersey. We have also added a second Unified Sports Volleyball and Softball team in the last two years.

Program Needs:

Aquatics Coaches and Certified Lifeguards are needed for the Aquatics season (late January to early June). Local sponsors/fundraisers are needed to help support the program.

Local Coordinators Contact Info:

Kerri A. Theriault
kerri.theriault@yahoo.com