December 29, 2021
In response to the rapidly spreading Omicron variant, the Province of Ontario has announced the re-introduction of capacity limits to reduce opportunities for close contact and reduce the spread of the virus. To see further information, please visit:

Special Olympics Ontario recognizes the importance of reducing opportunities for the virus to spread. As a result, we are making the difficult decision to pause all in person programs until January 31st, 2022. This will include all sport programs, meetings, fundraising events, etc. School based programs will follow the direction of their local school board. Partner programs will follow the direction of their Provincial Sport Organization. 

If you require further information about the COVID-19 vaccine, please visit

We will continue to provide our members the opportunity to participate in virtual programs. Here is a list of the virtual programs currently available: 

Please visit the Return to Program website to see the FAQ and get further information on how to get your program/event back in action when it is safe to do so.

Stay informed by going to our website for the latest updates.
Should you have any questions or would like to speak with a staff person about the pandemic please email or call
1-888-333-5515 ext. 311 and leave a message and we will follow up. 

Thank you for understanding, 
Glenn MacDonell
President & CEO

cc: Special Olympics Board of Directors
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