Staff, local programs and volunteers work together to provide year-round sports training and competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports, free health screenings, unified experiences and community events to support child and adults with intellectual disabilities (ID).

Region 8 offers access to all of Special Olympics Wisconsin’s sports offering, including:


SOWI Gets Fit at IST Fitness Station

May 18, 2022 Event, Healthy Athletes, Sports

The Special Olympics Wisconsin Health & Wellness team partnered with University of Wisconsin-Madison to host Fitness Station at Indoor Sports Tournament this spring. Fitness Station coincided with multiple Healthy Athletes disciplines including Healthy Hearing and Special Smiles, as well as...

SOWI Joins National Police Week Celebration

May 16, 2022 Awareness, Event, Fundraising, Volunteering

In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation which designated May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week in which that date falls as Police Week. Currently, tens of thousands of law enforcement officers from around the...

HEAR Wisconsin’s Mobile Audiology Clinic Progresses Healthy Hearing Programming

May 11, 2022 Awareness, Healthy Athletes, Sports

Special Olympics Wisconsin announced a new partnership for its Healthy Hearing programming this spring. HEAR Wisconsin—the state’s “premier provider of comprehensive services and resources for children, adults, and seniors who are deaf or hard of hearing”—will showcase new and innovative...

Upcoming Events

Event Date / Time Event Name Upcoming Deadlines Volunteer
July 9, 2022
6:00pm - 9:00pm
SOWI Night with the Milkmen
July 17, 2022
8:00am - 3:00pm
R8 District Softball, Tee Ball, and Bocce
July 29 - July 31, 2022
12:00am - 11:59pm
Celebration Games

Region 8 Contacts:

Amber Weinfurter

Amber Weinfurter

Athletic Director


375 Bishops Way, Suite 201
Brookfield, WI 53005
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(262) 241-7786
(262) 241-5334
Mon. 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tues. 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wed. 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thurs. 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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