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Buddy ball provides Athletic opportunities

for differently-abled and neurodiverse players

2024 Fall Sports Season starts on Saturday, Sept 14, at 10am in Community Park (Field 2)



About The program

  • Sports include Soccer, Basketball and other sports
  • The program has been in existence for 20+ years
  • Special needs children (“Players”), 5 years of age or older, are welcome
  • Volunteers (“Buddies”) range in age from 12 and up
  • Buddies work with Players to provide assistance, guidance and encouragement
  • Players will be grouped together by age, and matched with a team of Buddies
  • Adult volunteers coach and supervise the program

Player Registration

Buddy Ball is free for our special needs Players. 

The season will start on Sept 14 to Nov 16.


Register Today!


Our volunteers (“Buddies”) are the life-blood of the Buddy Ball program. 

For Middle and High School students, earn volunteer hours to use towards your community service requirements.

Volunteer Registration

North Brunswick Buddy Ball is now a registered 501(c)(3) organization. 

We earned a Candid Silver Seal of Transparency! Check out our nonprofit profile on GuideStar to keep up to date with our impact. We want to make sure you always have the information you need to support our work with trust and confidence.