Our mission is to provide year-round sports training and competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.
About Special Olympics PA, Area M
We offer sports training and competition to children and adults with intellectual disabilities in Cumberland, Dauphin, Perry and Northern York Counties. Special Olympics PA - Area M has over 2,000 athletes in our program and offers training in 20 different sports throughout the year.
All training and competition opportunities are provided free of charge to the athletes and their families, enabling everyone to experience the benefits of Special Olympics that extend well beyond the playing field.