SONV is dedicated to enriching the lives of children and adults with intellectual disabilities through sports, education and athlete health. The 501(c)3 nonprofit organization offers free year-round training and competition programs for 3,260 athletes who compete in a combined 35 competitions in nine sports. In addition, SONV is increasing its presence in schools through the Schools Partnership Program to promote inclusion at an early age; and is encouraging the growth of Unified Sports®, bringing together athletes with and without intellectual disabilities to play as teammates. Along with athletic programs and work in the classroom, SONV is committed to improving the overall health and well-being of individuals with intellectual disabilities through Healthy Athletes events, offering screenings and services free of charge.
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