About

Brockville and Area is located in the traditional territory of Mohawk, Haudenosaunee/Rotinonhsho’n:ni, Algonquin, and Anishinaabek peoples. Special Olympics is a international charitable organization dedicated to enriching the lives of individuals with intellectual disabilities through sport. Here in Brockville and area, it has grown from very modest roots to a vibrant group of athletes, coaches and volunteers. Our local sport programs welcome athletes as young as 12, with no upper age limit. Athletes are welcome to participate in as many sports […]

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donatIon from 100 woMen who care 1000 islands

On behalf of the athletes, parents/guardians, and volunteers of BrockvilleĀ and Area Special Olympics, we want to thank and acknowledge 100 Women who care 1000 Islands for their generous donation to Brockville and Area Special Olympics. We have chosen to put the money towards the construction of Bocce Courts on city property for the use of both our members and the Leeds and Grenville community. We are in the early planning stages, acquiring approval of the city, and selecting a local […]

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Be on the lookout for Brock the Bear

We are looking for volunteers so we are on a walkabout. We have prizes so listen up. Attached are the location and dates to watch for. Brock is going on a walkabout around Brockville, North Augusta, Prescott, indeed anyone who will have him. We are looking for new volunteers and we hope to attract your attention. We have sweetened the pot to include a prize if you take your photo with Brock and post it on your Facebook or Instagram […]

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Looking for volunteers!

We are always looking for Coaches, Assistant Coaches, Sports Managers, Special Event Volunteers and General Volunteers. No experience necessary! A Special Olympics volunteer needs only to be a believer in what we are endeavouring to do and be enthusiastic about achieving it. The Brockville and Area Community Council will ensure that:You are provided with any training or support training opportunities, such as NCCP courses, and First Aid. If you have any questions please email our Volunteer Coordinator: brockville.volunteerco@specialolympicsontario.ca or go […]

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Golf Coach Ron Healy has passed away

It is with great sadness that Special Olympics Brockville and Area announces the passing of Ron Healy our golf head coach. We have been so fortunate to have his skills and endless patience in coaching our golf athletes.In 2016 Ron graciously offered his time and skills to build a golf program here in Brockville. We are forever grateful for all he did for us. Ron saw the potential in every athlete and was so pleased when he saw personal improvement. […]

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