Special Olympics BC - Powell River

  • Powell River, British Columbia

About us

Our vision is that sport will open hearts and minds towards people with intellectual disabilities and create inclusive communities all across British Columbia. We provide year-round, high-quality sports programs and competitions for more than 4,600 athletes in 55 communities around the province, with the vital assistance of more than 3,900 trained, dedicated volunteers. The programs run by SOBC Locals in up to 18 sports and youth programs give athletes the chance to gain sport skills and improve their health while enjoying training that could take them to competitions at local, regional, national, and international levels.

What we believe in

Special Olympics BC is dedicated to enriching the lives of individuals with intellectual disabilities through sport.

Causes we care about

Community and Economic Development
Health & Well-being
Human Rights