SPECIAL OLYMPICS SLOVAKIA FAMILY FORUM 2023
Inclusion trough sport for children with developmental disabilities
Project for regional cooperation financed by Island, Lichtenstein and Norway through EHP and Norway Grants.
Project: Basketball and Football will be Unified during International Kids Day
Bratislava, 27 April 2023 – Students of Elementary School Kalinciakova in Bratislava are inviting students from Special School Šamorín to join their Sport day, organizing it on International Kids Day. Special Olympics Slovakia organized a seminar to secure the organization on very high-level regarding sport facilities, equipment, safety, and safeguarding. The seminar was held for 35 young student, age 13-14 years old without intellectual disabilities, which we have educated about sport rules and regulations and unified game in football and basketball. We believe that this preparation for the event and our education will help to explore a unique project on International Kids Day in Slovakia-
Quota by Dusan Noga. director of the Elementary School Kalinciakova, Bratislava, Slovakia
“This is something what young generation has to learn and see. We are so happy that Special Olympics Slovakia inform our students how to communicate with athletes with intellectual disabilities, how to do the sport practices in football and in basketball. We see these sports as the best example of Unified.”