Sunday, June 26, 2011

Special Olympics: Feature Stories

Special Olympics

The Summer World Special Olympics are underway in Athens, Greece.

The Unified Sports: 'Bringing People Together'

The 'Global Youth Activation Summit'

The 'Healthy Athletes' Program
'Seeing people with your heart and not just your eyes.'

The Eunice Kennedy Shriver Act needs bipartisan supoort to pass. Contact The U.S. Congress to ask for affirmative VOTES on H.R. 2152.

The White House Disability Call will feature Dr. Jill Biden who is leading a Presidential Delegation at the Special Olympics. Kareem Dale, Special Assistant to President Obama on Disability Policy - who is legally blind - facilitates the Monthly Calls. On Monday, June 27,2011 @10:00am/EST, will share from Athens.Greece. {Twitter highlights @disabilitygov and #kdale.} Additionally, state-side agency presenters are Commisioners from the Administration of Developmental Disabilities and the Rehabilitation Services Administration. Federal Relay features are available. For Dial-In Listener numbers, visit [White House Disability Monthly Call is NOT for Press purposes.]

Follow the link below to see how Special Olympics Programs and Resources have benefited people with intellectual disabilities for over 40 years.


Special Olympics: Feature Stories

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