Special Olympics

Due to Covid-19, we have unfortunately canceled or rescheduled many of our programs. As we move forward, please know that the following schedule is subject to change. There will be social programs that we will coordinate in addition, so please follow Carrollton Therapeutics on Facebook or email me at tsutton@carrollton-ga.gov for more
information.

The following programs are offered to children and adults who have an intellectual disability.  Students from self-contained special education classes or adults who have already graduated form special education classes are eligible to participate in all CPRD therapeutic programs.

Therapeutic Work Out Wednesday

Wednesday: 4-5pm 
April 21-June 2
Meet at Hobbs Farm every Wednesday to walk around Carrollton GreenBelt and use the new workout equipment to promote outdoor and active recreation.
Ages: 8+ 
Free


Therapeutic State Park Trips

June 25, July 16 & July 26
Three separate trips to three different state parks in the West GA area. Participants will enjoy outdoor hiking, picnics and take in the beautiful views that Georgia state parks have to offer.
Ages: 10+
Free


Special Forces Camp

June 7–11
Venues and Times: TBA

A week full of day trips in the West Georgia area, sponsored by the Fraternal Order of Police. All registration is through City of Carrollton and Carroll County Schools. Please call Tom Sutton at 770-834-1127 for further information.
Ages: 10-21
Free


Camp Island Breeze

June 14–18
Venues and Times TBA

Registration Deadline: May 14
Participants will enjoy a week of day trips in the West Georgia area.
Ages: 8-21
$75


Special Olympics Soccer Camp

June 28–30: 9:30am-12pm
Registration Deadline: June 4
East Carrollton Soccer Fields

Athletes will learn fundamental soccer skills and work as a team to compete in state Special Olympics tournaments in the fall. Lunch will be served each day.
Ages: 10-16
Free


Special Olympics Cheer Camp

July 19–21: 9am-12pm
Registration Deadline: July 2

Participants will learn a cheer routine, the basic fundamentals of tumbling, balance, agility, and flexibility and gain spatial awareness. Lunch served every day.
Ages: 8-21
$15


Camp Shine

August 20–22
Registration Deadline: July 2

Participants will enjoy a weekend at Camp Woodland Christian Camp where they will participate in outdoor recreational activities, grill out and eat s’mores by the campfire.
Ages: 22+
$60


Special Events

End Of Summer Pool Party

July 28: 6:30-8:30pm
Midtown Water Park

Celebrate the end of summer with a swim. There will be light refreshments and music. All are welcome with a maximum of two guests.
Ages: 5+

Boo Bash 2021

TBA
6:30pm – 8:30pm

Our annual Boo Bash will be held at the WPA Center. Participants from all
special education classes, Carroll County Training Center and anyone else
registered with Carrollton Therapeutics is welcome. Papa John’s Pizza, snacks
and drinks will be served.
WPA Center
Ages: 5+


Civitan Christmas Party 2021

TBA
9am – 12pm
Students from Carrollton City and Carroll County special education programs will
enjoy a Christmas party hosted by our local CIVITAN Club. There will be a DJ, tree decorating, lunch, a visit from Santa Claus and Christmas carols. Participants will register through their special education classrooms.
East Carrollton Gym
Ages: 5+


Christmas Dance 2021

TBA
6:30pm – 8:30pm
Our annual Christmas dance will be held at the WPA Center. Participants from all special education classes, Carroll County Training Center and anyone else registered with Carrollton Therapeutics is welcome. Papa John’s Pizza, snacks and drinks will be served.
WPA Center
Ages: 5+