Special Olympics Florida

Volusia County

Did You Know

  • Volusia County is the fastest growing Project Unify County in Florida – click on information page to find out how you can become a part of this amazing program
  • Special Olympics provides year-round sports training and competition to children and adults 8 years of age and older with intellectual and developmental disabilities
  • We currently serve over 250+ athletes in Volusia County and have grown 56% in the last year
  • We offer 14 sports
  • Over 300+ volunteers give of their time for our program
  • Our athletes are also invited to participate in Athlete Leadership Programs and Healthy Athletes initiatives

Upcoming Events!

Annual Summer Picnic is Sunday, August 30th – Holly Hill Park.
September Picnic 2015
Picnic Flier 2015

Bowling Practice – East side –
Bellair Lanes, Saturday, July 11th 10-12pm
Bowling Practice – West side –
Deltona AMF Lanes, Saturday, July 11th at 11am for Orientation.  Beginning the 18th Practice will be 1:30-3:30pm
County Bowling Games, Saturday, August 29th – Registration 9:30am
Area Bowling Games, Saturday, September 26th – Jacksonville
Fall Classic Games, November 13-14 – Orlando, ESPN Wide World of Sports

State Golf Games – September 4th-5th – Orlando

Stand Up Paddle Board Practice begins June 6th – 9:30-11 am in Edgewater at the corner of Riverside Drive and Ocean Avenue (park does not have a name)
Head Coach Jerry Flowers
SUP Practice North – Daytona Beach City Island, Fridays 9-11am
Area Games – August 8th - City Island, Daytona Beach
State Invitational – August 29th – Sarasota

Surf Practice begins June 6th - 11:00 am at Frank Rendon Park, 2705 S Atlantic Ave, Daytona Beach.  Head Coach, Dr. Michelle Gingras
Area Surf Games – August 1st – Jacksonville
State Surf Games – September 11th-12th – Ron Jon – Cocoa Beach

Area Aquatics – August 22nd – Fernandina Beach YMCA – Nassau County
State Aquatics -October 3rd & 4th - Sebastian Aquatics Center, Sebastian 

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Palmer College of Chiropractic offers FREE medicals to all Volusia County and Flagler County Special Olympics Athletes and FREE Chiropractic treatments to all athletes and their families. If athlete has Medicare or Medicaid, this must be applied prior to any service. Learn more.

How to Donate Directly to Volusia County

Our program is made possible through the generosity of individuals, civic clubs, businesses and corporations both local and across the nation. Our athletes participate in our program at no cost; therefore, without volunteers and donations, the program would not exist.  We accept donations in the form of cash or checks; or items such as water, food, transportation, office supplies, and equipment or shoes for our athletes.

If you would like to make a donation, please contact us or call 386-631-4405:
Special Olympics Florida – Volusia County
P.O. Box 290507
Port Orange, FL 32129

Please include Volusia County on your check’s memo line. Your generous donations are tax deductible. Thank you for your continued support.