Baby Swimming

Free Swimming Lessons

Protect kids from drowning

June 21, 2019

Today is officially the first day of summer. In South Florida, that means lots of pool time. Drowning is the leading cause of injury-related death for kids ages 1 to 4; Nearly 300 kids drown in backyard swimming pools each year, and summer is prime time for swim-related accidents. One way to safeguard kids is a pool alarm; another is swim lessons. The American Academy of Pediatrics has lowered the age for when kids should start swimming lessons to 1 year old.

There are free swim lessons available in South Florida: