Become A Unified Partner

Become A Unified Partner

Help Make a Difference

Are you a new Unified volunteer?

New volunteers are Class A volunteers and must register with SOLA to get certified to begin volunteering.

Returning to volunteer again?

Welcome back! Log in to our membership area to connect with local programs, renew your certification, and more.

Become a
Unified Partner

Average level of commitment: 8-10 weeks

Unified Partners (individuals without intellectual disabilities) train and compete as a teammate alongside Special Olympics athletes on a Unified Sports Team (either on a school-based or community-based team). There is no better way to combine a love of sports with the rewards of volunteer service than becoming a Unified Partner!

Once you have completed your Class A Volunteer Registration, click below to locate and contact your Local Training Leader and get started as a Unified Partner!

*Unified Partners must also complete the Health History Form and send to SOLA.

Find Unified Sports
& Events Near You

Special Olympics Louisiana (SOLA) offers volunteer opportunities across 14 Olympic-type sports to help individuals with special needs. Individuals can participate as coaches, unified partners, or general volunteers. Find events happening near you and connect with your local Special Olympics community below!

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