Special Olympics New Jersey currently serves more than 24,000 athletes throughout the state. All programs are free to registered athletes including insurance, facilities, equipment, uniforms, housing & meals for events, awards, sports, education and more. In addition to programs offered on the local, county,
sectional and state levels, Special Olympics New Jersey offers free
programs and activities at the Special Olympics
New Jersey Sports Complex in Lawrenceville, including Camp
Shriver, fitness training, Athlete University, coach and volunteer
training sessions, family programs and so much more.
Through sports training and competition, people with intellectual disabilities are benefited physically, mentally, socially and spiritually; families are strengthened, and the community at large, both through participation and observation, is united in understanding individuals with intellectual disabilities in an environment of equality, respect and acceptance.