Special Olympics Florida

Miami-Dade County

Unified Champion Schools

Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools is an education-based project that uses sports and education programs to activate young people to develop school communities where all youth are agents of change – fostering respect, dignity and advocacy for people with intellectual disabilities.

How Can You Get Involved?

  • Participate in Unified Sports: Special Olympics Unified Sports® combines people with (traditional Special Olympics athletes) and without intellectual disabilities (called Partners) on sports teams for training and competition; dramatically increasing inclusion in the community and using sports to help break down barriers that have historically kept people apart. To learn more about becoming a Unified Partner, please call (305) 406-9467.
  • Take the pledge to end the R-word