UCS Conference

Special Olympics Colorado is proud to announce that we will be hosting the Second Annual Unified Champion Schools Conference for Educators, Paraprofessionals, Athletic Directors & School/District Administration.
This conference is dedicated to providing you with the tools and resources to enhance your current unified programs and start new unified programs across Colorado.

Conference Features

  • Potential to earn CDE hours
  • Breakout Sessions with UCS experts
  • General Sessions to plan for the School Year
  • Networking
  • Sport Specific Coaches Training
  • Unified Leadership Partner Training
  • Resource Fair

Conference FAQ's

Registration opens in April 2024

Share your UCS Conference photos with us. Click the button below to upload.

UCS Nuggets Take Over Game

MORE INFORMATION COMING SOON

Official Conference Hotel

EMBASSY SUITES LOVELAND

5705 Clydesdale Pkwy,

Loveland, CO 80538

970.593.6200

Click the map to get customized directions.

2024 Schedule and Presentations Coming Soon

2024 Special Olympics Colorado 
Unified Champion Schools Conference:

“Live Unified, Play Unified, Teach Unified”

Wednesday, July 17th, 2024
12:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Embassy Suites – Loveland

This conference is dedicated to providing educators, para-professionals, school/district administration, and UCS coaches the tools and resources to enhance their current Unified Programs and start new Unified Programs in schools across the state of Colorado. 

The Resource Fair is also open to educators, families and coaches from Special Olympics Colorado Programs. Expected attendance: 400-500 people. 

IMPORTANT DETAILS: July 17th
– Check-in: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

– Exhibitors Set up: 12:00 PM – 4:30 PM

– Resource Fair: 12:00 PM – 4:30 PM

– Exhibitors will be provided 1 table and up to 2 chairs 

– This event is free for exhibitors

– Lunch will be provided to all attendees

REGISTER BY CLICKING BELOW
*REGISTRATION OPENING APRIL 2024*

Interested in becoming an exhibitor?

Registration Details Coming Soon!

Below is a list of Vendors that participated in our 2023 Resource Fair: 

Here’s the list of organizations alphabetized:

– A Cognitive Connection, LLC
– Adams County Foster Care
– Challenger Baseball
– Disability Law Colorado
– Disabling Barriers
– El Grupo Vida
– FCA All Abilities
– Fishing has no boundaries
– Humana
– IN! Pathways to Inclusive Higher Education
– Inclusion Project
– Loose Ends or Legacy
– Mosaic
– Need Project Inc.
– Nursing & Therapy Services of Colorado (NTSOC)
– Our House
– PASCO
– PEAK Parent Center
– Pikes Peak Respite Services
– Regis University
– Rocky Mountain Down Syndrome Association- Higher Visions for Education
– Rocky Mountain Human Services
– Roundup
– Roundup Adult Day Program
– Roundup Fellowship
– Roundup School and Day Treatment
– Shandy Clinic
– Straka Pediatric Therapies
– TACT – Teaching the Autism Community Trades
– Tall Tales Ranch
– Team Select Home Care
– The Daily Mile
– The Lockwood Foundation
– The Resource Exchange

Chaka Sutton
Chaka Sutton

Chief Outreach Officer and Senior Vice President of Sports
(720) 359-3102
Email:  css@specialolympicsco.org

Rick Brady

Senior Director of Unified Champion Schools
(720) 359 3103
Email: rbrady@specialolympicsco.org

Michelle Andricopoulos

Unified Schools Assistant
(720) 359-3324
Email: mandricopoulos@specialolympicsco.org

Freda Davenport

Elementary Unified Champion Schools Manager
(720) 359-3114
Email: fmd@specialolympicsco.org

Sam Parker

Southeastern Unified Champion Schools Coordinator
(720) 784-3804
Email: sparker@specialolympicsco.org

Maricela Shukie

Urban Schools Manager
(720) 359-3118
Email: mshukie@specialolympicsco.org

About
Special Olympics Colorado is proud to announce that we will be hosting the Second Annual Unified Champion Schools Conference for Educators, Paraprofessionals, Athletic Directors & School/District Administration.
This conference is dedicated to providing you with the tools and resources to enhance your current unified programs and start new unified programs across Colorado.

Conference Features

  • Potential to earn CDE hours
  • Breakout Sessions with UCS experts
  • General Sessions to plan for the School Year
  • Networking
  • Sport Specific Coaches Training
  • Unified Leadership Partner Training
  • Resource Fair

Conference FAQ's

Registration opens in April 2024

Share your UCS Conference photos with us. Click the button below to upload.

UCS Nuggets Take Over Game
Logistics and Lodging

MORE INFORMATION COMING SOON

Official Conference Hotel

EMBASSY SUITES LOVELAND

5705 Clydesdale Pkwy,

Loveland, CO 80538

970.593.6200

Click the map to get customized directions.

Conference Presentations

2024 Schedule and Presentations Coming Soon

Resource Fair

2024 Special Olympics Colorado 
Unified Champion Schools Conference:

“Live Unified, Play Unified, Teach Unified”

Wednesday, July 17th, 2024
12:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Embassy Suites – Loveland

This conference is dedicated to providing educators, para-professionals, school/district administration, and UCS coaches the tools and resources to enhance their current Unified Programs and start new Unified Programs in schools across the state of Colorado. 

The Resource Fair is also open to educators, families and coaches from Special Olympics Colorado Programs. Expected attendance: 400-500 people. 

IMPORTANT DETAILS: July 17th
– Check-in: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

– Exhibitors Set up: 12:00 PM – 4:30 PM

– Resource Fair: 12:00 PM – 4:30 PM

– Exhibitors will be provided 1 table and up to 2 chairs 

– This event is free for exhibitors

– Lunch will be provided to all attendees

REGISTER BY CLICKING BELOW
*REGISTRATION OPENING APRIL 2024*

Interested in becoming an exhibitor?

Registration Details Coming Soon!

Below is a list of Vendors that participated in our 2023 Resource Fair: 

Here’s the list of organizations alphabetized:

– A Cognitive Connection, LLC
– Adams County Foster Care
– Challenger Baseball
– Disability Law Colorado
– Disabling Barriers
– El Grupo Vida
– FCA All Abilities
– Fishing has no boundaries
– Humana
– IN! Pathways to Inclusive Higher Education
– Inclusion Project
– Loose Ends or Legacy
– Mosaic
– Need Project Inc.
– Nursing & Therapy Services of Colorado (NTSOC)
– Our House
– PASCO
– PEAK Parent Center
– Pikes Peak Respite Services
– Regis University
– Rocky Mountain Down Syndrome Association- Higher Visions for Education
– Rocky Mountain Human Services
– Roundup
– Roundup Adult Day Program
– Roundup Fellowship
– Roundup School and Day Treatment
– Shandy Clinic
– Straka Pediatric Therapies
– TACT – Teaching the Autism Community Trades
– Tall Tales Ranch
– Team Select Home Care
– The Daily Mile
– The Lockwood Foundation
– The Resource Exchange

Your UCS Team
Chaka Sutton
Chaka Sutton

Chief Outreach Officer and Senior Vice President of Sports
(720) 359-3102
Email:  css@specialolympicsco.org

Rick Brady

Senior Director of Unified Champion Schools
(720) 359 3103
Email: rbrady@specialolympicsco.org

Michelle Andricopoulos

Unified Schools Assistant
(720) 359-3324
Email: mandricopoulos@specialolympicsco.org

Freda Davenport

Elementary Unified Champion Schools Manager
(720) 359-3114
Email: fmd@specialolympicsco.org

Sam Parker

Southeastern Unified Champion Schools Coordinator
(720) 784-3804
Email: sparker@specialolympicsco.org

Maricela Shukie

Urban Schools Manager
(720) 359-3118
Email: mshukie@specialolympicsco.org