Greater Lehigh Valley
Pocono Region

Special Olympics Pennsylvania – Greater Lehigh Valley Pocono Region provides a year-round training and competitive sports program for children and adults with intellectual disabilities and/or closely related developmental disabilities. The program provides training and competitions in more than 20 sports and leadership programs across ~20 facilities throughout the region.


Local Announcements

Fall Sports Signups Are Open!


Strikes, Cheers, and Festive Feats: A Celebration of...


Gratitude in Full Swing for Team Schuylkill


Learn about fundraising events and opportunities in the Greater Lehigh Valley & Pocono Region!

Fall Sports

  • Bocce
  • LDR/W
  • Powerlifting
  • Soccer
  • Volleyball

Winter Sports

  • Alpine Skiing
  • Bowling
  • Floor Hockey
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowshoeing

Spring Sports

  • Athletics
  • Basketball
  • Equestrian
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Regional Staff

Julie Benjamin
Julie BenjaminRegional Executive Directorjbenjamin@specialolympicspa.org
Sarah Driscoll
Sarah DriscollRegional Development Directorsdriscoll@specialolympicspa.org
Cara Owens
Cara OwensRegional Administrative Managercowens@specialolympicspa.org
Jason Merola
Jason MerolaRegional Sports Directorjmerola@specialolympicspa.org
Traci Huddleson
Traci HuddlesonUCS Manager, Northeastthuddleson@specialolympicspa.org