Special Olympics Quinebaug Valley

Special Olympics Quinebaug Valley

Associated Towns:

  • Brooklyn
  • Danielson
  • Hampton
  • Killingly
  • Pomfret
  • Putnam
  • Thompson

Type of Program:

Community-Based

Number of Athletes and Unified Sports® Partners:

151 Athletes and 104 Partners

Age Range:

Youth and Adult, Ages 8 and up

Sports Offered:

  • Athletics
  • Croquet
  • Cycling
  • Soccer – Unified
  • Softball – Unified

Local Program Highlights:

In 2008, Special Olympics Quinebaug Valley created a Unified Cheerleading Team. The QV Spirit Squad has 60+ members and have entertained spectators and guests from all over the state. In 2016 this local program hopes to add athletics as a new sport.

Program Needs:

Our local program is always looking for new volunteers to serve as Coaches, Unified Partners and Fundraising Committees.

Local Coordinators Contact Info:

Geri White & Mary White
gkayak@gmail.com