Special Olympics Indiana-Area 9 is a not-for-profit organization that provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in more than 20 Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, reaching 859 athletes across ten counties in Southeastern Indiana: Dearborn, Decatur, Fayette, Franklin, Ohio, Ripley, Rush,
Shelby, Union, and Wayne. Special Olympics Indiana-Area 9 is part of the international network of accredited
Special Olympics Programs that reaches more than 2.5 million athletes with intellectual disabilities worldwide.