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Polk County

Welcome to the Polk Local Program page.

Contact Polk County


Voice Message Phone: 971.238.5974

Mail to: PO Box 104, Monmouth OR, 97361

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Become an Athlete

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.

Medical Form

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.

Start New Class A Application Log in / Edit Current Class A Application

Sports Schedule

Summer Sports

We are still taking registration for the Summer Sports Season with the following sports being offered in Polk County: Bocce, Softball, and Track & Field.


Please use this Google Forn link to register for the Summer Sports, either as an athlete or for volunteers that want to help coach or to be a Unified Partner:


The medical deadline for any new medicals is April 22nd, 2024.  All athletes must have a valid medical on file before they’re able to practice.


Important Dates to know & remember:


Bocce practices will be on Sundays in Independence @ Central High School from 11am to 1pm.

Practices Softball and Track & Field will be announced soon.


If you have any questions, please contact us via email:

Local Program Events

Ugo’s Pizza Fundraiser

April 16th from 4pm to 8:30pm

Ugo’s Pizza Parlor, 967 Main St, Dallas, OR, 97338

Part of the sales goes to Polk County Special Olympics

Share the information with others, and come support Polk County

Your Local Program Team

Ron & Madonna Drummond – Co-Local Program Coordinators

SOOR Active

In addition to our in-person sports training and competitions, 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!