Healthy Communities

Welcome to Special Olympics Montana Healthy Communities~Igniting Change for Inclusive Health

 

Special Olympics Health, made possible by the Golisano Foundation, is working to achieve inclusive health for people with intellectual disabilities, which means equitable access to quality healthcare, education, and services throughout the community.

 

May 2019 Healthy Athlete Screening Events

2019 SSG Mobile Health Squads and Volunteer Opportunities

 

Fit 5 Health and Wellness Classes

Fit 5 Health and Wellness Classes

Fit 5 Health and Wellness Classes

Fit 5 Health and Wellness Classes for SOMT athletes are currently in session at the Helena YMCA, Missoula Family YMCA, Spring Meadows in Helena and the Peak West Bank Landing in Great Falls. If interested in more information on how to start a class in your area, contact Vickie Donisthorpe, SOMT Health and Wellness Director, (406)-315-4215 or vdonisthorpe@somt.org).

 

New SOMT FUNFitness and Health Promotion Clinical Directors

Meet the New Clinical Directors

Special Olympics Montana held its first Train-the-Trainer training in Missoula on October 12 and 13. Donna Bainbridge, SOI Global Clinical Advisor trained 5 new FUNFitness Clinical Directors and Mary Pittaway, SOI Global Clinical Advisor and Rebecca Morley, Health Promotion Clinical Director, trained 5 new Health Promotion Clinical Directors. Congratulations to Amanda Grove, PT, DPT, Cory Murphy, PT, DPT, Jennifer Stephens, PT, DPT, PCS, Mike Tran PT, DPT, Patty Jo Lane PT, DPT, Heidi Linhart, DNP, Nicole Swartz, FNP, Brianne Owings FNP, Allison Brumet, Dietitian, and Carly Corrigan, RN!

For more information contact:

Vickie Donisthorpe, SOMT Health and Wellness Director

vdonisthorpe@somt.org  (406)-315-4215