Our mission is to provide year round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and young adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuous opportunities to develop physical fitness., demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympic athletes and the community. Long-term, with our endowment, we will house our athletes as adults, train them for the workforce and fulfill their dream to live independently.
Heated Lions recreational teams are part of Inclusion, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to helping
children and teens with special needs grow and transition into adult lives that include meaningful employment,
exciting recreational opportunities and independence.
The Heated Lions 2017 - 2018 Basketball Season will start on Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 1 pm at the Rivers School in Weston.If you've got more pictures of the exciting, just concluded season, and want them posted, send them to the Heated Lions Webmaster
Coming Attractions: Ski Trip, Clancy Tournament, Family Fun Night & more...Check our calendar for details.
Massachusetts Down Syndrome Congress: http://mdsc.org/
The Asperger/Autism Network: http://aane.org/
The Arc - Middlesex County: http://www.arc-middlesex.org/
Minute Man Arc: http://minutemanarc.org/
Able Accounts: https://www.mefa.org/products/attainable/
Camp Horizons: http://horizonsct.org/
Camp Fatima: http://www.ecweek.org/
Ernie Parent - President
Anne Markowitz - Treasurer
Marca Katz - Secretary
Liz Hopkinson - Director
Kathy Paquette - Director
Karen DeGregory - Director
Norma Jaynes - Director
Marion Giammarinaro - Director
Khloe Katende - High School Volunteer
Zach Katz - High School Volunteer