Welcome to Engage! Engage is a new system for the City of Fort Collins that helps you manage your involvement, either as a participant or volunteer, sponsored by the FC Volunteers Program. Browse the calendar, edit your profile, and get involved!
Welcome to Adaptive Recreation Opportunities!
Our volunteers are part of a dynamic team who strive toward a more inclusive and fun Fort Collins for people of all abilities. We provide specialized therapeutic recreation classes and events, and inclusion support for classes listed in the Recreator.
Summer training will take place the week of May 30th-June 2nd.
Training is open for sign up, see below for training and upcoming activities in need of volunteers. Additional activities can be seen after logging in.
Beach Party Dance
06/30/2017 Friday | 05:30 PM | Senior Center | Registration Required
Dances are large fun-filled events based on a particular theme. Dressing for the theme party is highly encouraged. Volunteer roles include dancing, mingling, serving snacks and being a positive role model.more
07/13/2017 Thursday | 05:30 PM | Senior Center | Registration Required
An ARO staff will drive and oversee the logistics, and volunteers will support participants to enjoy a night out, support independence in ordering, paying, and socializing at different restaurants in town.more
Let Games Begin Cooking
07/20/2017 Thursday | 06:00 PM | Senior Center | Registration Requiredmore
07/27/2017 Thursday | 05:30 PM | Senior Center | Registration Requiredmore
Accepting Applications for the following Volunteer Types:
Wondering how to get started as AN ARO Volunteer?
1.Complete your volunteer application. See further instructions below for becoming a Special Olympics Volunteer for our Unified Sports programs.
2. You will receive confirmation, and an email to
3.complete your background check.
4. Sign up for shifts and related specialized training.
5. A coordinator will get back to you to confirm your volunteer activities. You can also meet with us personally to sign up for ARO volunteer activities.
How to Become a Special Olympics/Unified Sports Volunteer:
What do Special Olympics Unified Sports volunteers do?
Fall- Flag Football and Volleyball