What our Partners are Doing

Pool Safely campaign partners are sharing the critical message that Simple Steps Save Lives by helping develop campaign resources and having a visible role in public events and announcements to promote the campaign.
Past Events
June 18th Webinar with Children’s Safety Network Children’s Safety Network
Jun 20th World Waterpark Association World’s Largest Swimming Lesson
July 12 Surfers for Autism Center for Autism and Related Disabilities at the University of South Florida
Aug 6th Socorro Chile Harvest Triathlon Youth Race Water Safety Magazine
Sept 8th 7th Annual Abbey’s Hope Golf Tournament and Party Abbey’s Hope
Sept 14th 12th Annual Safer 3 Water Safety Ocean Swim Safer 3 Water Safety Foundation
Oct 8th World Aquatic Health Conference National Swimming Pool Foundation
Nov 7th Realtors Conference National Association of Realtors
March 24th Water Safety Day Phoenix Children’s Hospital
April 1st Pool’s Day Texas Department of State Health Services
April 4th April Pools Day City of Coronado
April 10th-11th Wingin’ It Festival Abby Grace’s Hope
Upcoming Events
April 15th April Pools Day Texas Department of State Health Services
April 19th Canyon Lake Earth Day Farmers Market Independent Pool and Spa Service Association
April 25th Healthy Kids Day at the YMCA Florida Department of Children and Families
April 30th ReesSpecht The Water Long Island Drowning Prevention Task Force
May 1st National Water Safety Day Florida Department of Children and Families
May 4th Otter Spotter Day Josh the Otter
May 9th Kids Safe Saturday Texas Department of State Health Services
May 15th International Water Safety Day Florida Department of Children and Families
May 16th Water Safety Day at the Rowdy Gaines Pool Abby Grace’s Hope
May 16th Water Safety Day Florida Department of Health
September 14th 8th Annual Abbey’s Hope Golf Tournament and Party Abbey’s Hope

Who is Virginia Graeme Baker?

Seven-year-old Virginia Graeme Baker’s tragic death inspired her family to advocate for pool and spa safety and moved Congress to act to prevent entrapments. 
Read more about her story
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The Pool and Spa Safety Act: Staff interpretation and updates

 

Find the most up to date requirements for the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act.