Polk County

Welcome to the Polk Local Program page.

Contact Polk County

Email: polk@soor.org  |  Phone: 971.238.5974

Mail to: PO Box 104, Monmouth OR, 97361


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 and the COVID-19 Waiver and send back to your Local Program.  These documents will be valid for three years.

Sports Schedule


Practice on Sundays: 2-3:30pm

Doors will be unlocked from 1:45-2:15pm and we need to be out before 4pm.

Location: Central High School

Start Date: January 15th

End Date: March 18th (The basketball regional is currently scheduled for this date)

SOOR Active

Although we are currently not offering in-person events, 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

More information coming soon!

Your Local Program Team

Gary Kluver & Jevynn La Mar - Local Program Coordinators | polk@soor.org


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.