Special Olympics Ontario would like to express its appreciation to Google for accepting us into their non-profit program for Google Apps. As a result of this partnership our communities have free access to a full range of web site development resources, email,calendering, photo, video and social media tools that are part of the Google Apps Suite.
Communities and clubs looking to create a web presence, obtain email addresses for their clubs, create a web site or share information will now have access to powerful tools to accomplish these tasks quickly, easily and with minimum effort.
This site will serve to support users new to Google Apps at Special Olympics Ontario and provide access to resources for existing users looking for support and information about Google Apps.
Special Olympics Ontario Google Apps are free to registered programs and users within Special Olympics Ontario. If you are interested in a user account please contact your District Developer for more information.
If you already have a Google Apps account and have received a welcome letter with login information you can login and begin using Gmail, Google Calendar, Google Sites and other apps, right away.
What is Google Apps?
Google Apps is a suite of web-based messaging and collaboration applications that Google hosts on their own servers. Google provides these applications as a "service," rather than as software to download and install. To access these applications, you simply use a web browser on a computer that's connected to the Internet.
Why did you choose Google Apps?
Based on recent Special Olympics Ontario growth trends as well as a needs assessment of our communities, we looked for an email, calendar, site creation and document sharing solution that could provide with us the following benefits:
What exactly does Google Apps include?
Your new Google Apps account will include the following services: