February 15, 2017

2017 Provincial Winter Games Feb 24-26th

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Results as of Saturday. FINAL SONS Winter Games 2017 Floor Hockey Figure Skating Snowshoeing FINAL Curling Bonspiel   Special Olympics Nova Scotia to host Provincial Winter Games the weekend of Feb 24-26th./ Camp Aldershot will act as the main hub for the weekend’s events hosting the Floor Hockey and Snow Shoeing competitions while the Wolfville Curling Club will host Curling … Read More →

February 13, 2017

Polar Plunge in Support of Special Olympics

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On March  4th we will all be FREEZIN FOR A REASON as we join our Nova Scotia LETR partners in the COOLEST -vent in HRM! The Polar Plunge is a one day event that sees brave people jumping onto a man made pool in Grand Parade.  The best two plungers will win lunch with the Mayor so get ready to … Read More →

November 29, 2016

Special Olympics CASH Lottery Winner Announced

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  Thank you to everyone who supported our CASH Lottery 2017 initiative.  Winners are announced as below: Winners are: 1st Prize – $10,000 in CASH- Winner Peggy Brown – Sydney NS Ticket # 03798 2nd Prize – Two tickets anywhere WestJet Flies – Winner Laura Loiseau Ticket # 00613 3rd Prize – $500.00 Gift Certificate to Home Hardware – Winner … Read More →

October 29, 2016

Join The Play Unified Movement

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Special Olympics Nova Scotia wants you to join the Play Unified Movement in your school! Be a student leader and take the plunge to help unite your fellow students through sport. Horton High School,  Central Kings and Middleton High School piloted the program in 2016.  Watch the video HERE  What is Play Unified? Dedicated to promoting social inclusion through shared … Read More →

October 29, 2016

Inspired Gala – Igniting The Flame

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Join us on February 1st at the Cunard Center in Halifax as we host our annual Gala in support of Special Olympics. This year we will be “Igniting the Flame” as we head into hosting the 2018 National Summer Games at St FX. University in Antigonish. To learn more about our gala or to purchase tickets, please visit our gala … Read More →

August 17, 2016

Province Wide Registration for Athletes and Volunteers

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Please check back soon as we update the times and locations in your community.  Volunteers are needed for all areas.  If you have a few hours to spare each week, we would love to have you join our organization. Why not come out and experience the true essence of sport. Region Registration Location Date Time Dartmouth Woodlawn United Church (54 … Read More →

July 26, 2016

Part 2, Provincials, Active start and smiles

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Piles of clothes, checklists, chocolate bars packed, constant checking of e mails, then phone calls and texts. My husband Geoff is heading to his first ever Provincial Games as a Head Coach of Soccer. I can tell by the way he is talking, packing and re checking things that he is excited. I head off to work at Autism NS … Read More →

July 18, 2016

Spring Getaway Winner Announced

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On July 8th, Special Olympics Nova Scotia drew the winner of the annual Spring Getaway Lottery. The successful winner was a group of ladies from Digby County.  Our congratulations to Les Femmes Acadiennes. Thank you to everyone who supported the lottery.

July 6, 2016

Episode 1 – Our Journey begins

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He’s sitting in the corner of the hall, bouncing his head against the wall, then curling up and looking as though he is licking the floor, I don’t think he is, but the wonderful thing is… No one is watching, no one is judging, people are talking to me while I watch him in the corner, we are accepted, and … Read More →

June 29, 2016

Dr. Stanish Fundraising Luncheon Join Us!

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Purchase your tickets online today and join us to hear an inspirational message for the Scattolon family.   On October 21st, 2016, as you join us for the Dr William Stanish and Friends Luncheon, you will meet a remarkable father and daughter duo that will share with you their story of the doors Special Olympics has opened for them. Londo … Read More →

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