Special Populations

A variety of recreation programs geared specifically for persons with intellectual challenges including Special Olympics, swimming, bowling, chorus, dances, camps and more are offered through Olathe Parks & Recreation Department. Accommodations for other programs are available upon request.

Special Olympics and Special Populations Programs (click on the appropriate link for more information)

Olathe Trailblazers Special Olympics

Miracle League

Special Populations Chorus





The City of Olathe provides a scholarship program for individuals and families who meet income-eligibility criteria. Scholarship money is limited; however, applications are available in every Parks and Recreation Activity Guide, on our website at olatheks.org/parksrec under Activity Guide; and in our office located at 100 E Santa Fe  Box 768, Olathe KS 66051. Information can also be obtained by calling the Parks and Recreation office at 913-971-8563.

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