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.
Upcoming Events
April 13th – July 5th Whole Foods Market San Mateo, CA Nickels for Non-Profits program Drowning Prevention Foundation
May-August 2015 Governor’s Initiative on Water Safety Florida Department of Children and Families
June 26th NYPD Sergeants Family Day Stew Leonard III Children’s Charities
June 27th Water Safety Swim Lesson The Josh Project
June 27th Community Water Safety Event Drowning Prevention Foundation
June 30th Tallahassee Water Safety Event Florida Department of Children and Families
June 29th – July 1st Florida Children’s Coalition Conference Florida Department of Children and Families
July 2nd Pensacola Drowning Prevention Event Florida Department of Children and Families
July 4th National Swim Event Florida Department of Children and Families
July 18th Water Safety Swim Lesson The Josh Project
September 14th 8th Annual Abbey’s Hope Golf Tournament and Party Abbey’s Hope
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
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
May 1st National Water Safety Day Florida Department of Children and Families
May 4th Otter Spotter Day Josh the Otter
May 7th Water Safety for Kids Palm Beach County Launch Event Florida Department of Children and Families
May 9th Kids Safe Saturday Texas Department of State Health Services
May 9th Kids Safe Saturday Lamar County 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
May 16th Water Safety Fair at the Sarasota Barnes & Noble Florida Department of Children and Families
May 21st-24th Feast of the Flowering Moon Keep Me Safe
May 23rd Water Safety Day Noonan Family Swim School
May 27th Inland Empire Drowning Prevention Network Summer Water Safety Kickoff Rialto Fire Department
May 26th-29th Splash Water Safety Program Davis Family YMCA
May 30th Honor Connor Run The LV Project
May 30th Annual Water Safety Clinic Floaties Swim School
June 2nd Public Library Summer Reading Program Texas Department of State Health Services
June 3rd 20th Anniversary Golf Outing Stew Leonard III Children’s Charities
June 14th Northwest Location Grand Opening Ocaquatics Swim School
June 12th Seguin Parks and Recreation Just for Kids Summer Day Camp Texas Department of State Health Services
June 13th Kids Safe Saturday Red River County Texas Department of State Health Services
June 18th World’s Largest Swimming Lesson Florida Swimming Pool Association
June 18th World’s Largest Swimming Lesson (Panama City) Florida Department of Children and Families
June 18th World’s Largest Swimming Lesson University of Central Florida Recreation and Wellness Center
June 18th World’s Largest Swimming Lesson The Josh Project
June 20th Water Safety Swim Lesson The Josh Project

 

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.