Volunteer Resources

Welcome to Special Olympics Virginia's volunteer team!
A snapshot of the Class A certification process. Visit here to complete the process.
Whether you are a new volunteer needing to register, or one of our amazing current volunteers needing to renew, we have you covered.
Welcome to Special Olympics Virginia's volunteer team! View our Volunteer General Orientation below to become a better informed volunteer and coach.
Visit the SO Learning Portal to complete various trainings such as Protective Behaviors, Concussion Awareness, and more.
Need help logging in or creating an account? Check out our helpful guide.
Additional Volunteer Resources
If you have regular contact with vulnerable people, you are legally required to report observed or suspected abuse. Learn more.
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Special Olympics is committed to the highest ideals of sport and expects all volunteers to act in a manner that both contributes to the overall mission of Special Olympics and follows Special Olympics Virginia policies.
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Download and print for those who prefer a hard copy of the training and quiz.
Make some noise for Virginia's most inspiring athletes. Volunteer to Cheer at an event near you!
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Here are the eligibility requirements to volunteer with Special Olympics.
Protecting your privacy and safeguarding your personal information is one of Special Olympics Virginia’s highest priorities.
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Looking to become a coach? Learn about the additional training required for coaches.
Learn how to speak respectfully about people with intellectual disabilities and spread the word about our programs using the proper terminology.
Interested in volunteering? Sign up for our volunteer updates.