Linn County

Welcome to the Linn County Local Program page.

Contact Linn County

Email:  |  Phone: 971.393.2641

Mail to: PO Box 1085, Lebanon OR, 97355


Become an Athlete

Athlete Application for Participation / Medical Form - You must have a valid Athlete Medical form on file before participating in any Special Olympics Oregon events, practices or competitions. A new medical form must be completed every three years.

During times of COVID-19 - Please make sure that you complete your Medical Form, The COVID-19 Code of Conduct and the COVID-19 Waiver and send back to your Local Program.  These documents will be valid for three years.

Sports Schedule

Fall Schedule:

Sport Start Date and time Location
Bowling 8/28- 9am to 11am Lakeshore Lanes

5432 Pacific Blvd SW, Albany, OR 97321

Soccer 8/28- 9am to 11am Boys and Girls Club

1215 Hill St SE, Albany, OR 97322

Swimming 8/27- 10am to 12pm YMCA

3201 Pacific Blvd SW, Albany, OR 97321


Volleyball 8/28- 9am to 11am Boys and Girls Club

1215 Hill St SE, Albany, OR 97322

If you would like more information regarding SOOR's current COVID-19 policy, please click here!

SOOR Active

Not ready to join in person events? That is ok! You can stay engaged by joining our SOOR Active Facebook group.  SOOR Active an athlete-driven At Home Fitness Community focused on health and wellness resources for the Special Olympics Oregon community.  Click here to join our SOOR Active community today!

Local Program Events

Bingo is back!!

When: September 23rd 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Where: Millersburg Park - 3030 Alexander Ln NE, Albany OR 97321

Cost: $10 for 10 games!


Your Local Program Team

Melissa Holcomb - Local Program Coordinator |

Alicia Myers - Sports Manager |

Joanna Purkerson - Volunteer Coordinator |

Madison Adams - Medical Manager |

Cynthia Danford - Fundraising Manager |

Vickie Cox - Finance Manager |

Class A Volunteer

All volunteers who have close contact with athletes or who handle the financial assets of Special Olympics Oregon must complete a Class A volunteer application. This includes coaches, chaperones, Unified Partners and Local Program Management members. Volunteers need to complete the Class A Volunteer process which includes an online application, background check and online trainings.

Click on the link below to complete the application process and trainings.  The system will automatically guide you through the appropriate modules for adults and minors.