Keep All Kids Safer by Following These Water Safety Tips

how to swim. Everyone can learn to swim, even adults who never learned as children. Swimming is not only fun, it’s a crucial lifesaving skill. Enroll children in swimming lessons…

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Make this pool season a splash by diving into these 6 essential safety tips

cannot swim, compared to 40 percent of White children. Unfortunately, the difference in knowing how to swim continues to be a generational problem for communities of color. Research shows that…

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Pool Safely Hits the Road for the 2016 World’s Largest Swimming Lesson

work with local partners to prevent fatal and non-fatal child drownings. Children from the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Houston pose with a swim instructor from the Texas Swim…

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A Call to Action From CPSC: Teach All Children How To Swim and Put a Fence Around All Pools

…CPSC Chairman Inez Tenenbaum. “The lives of countless children can be saved this summer. Take simple safety steps today—teach all children to swim, put a fence around all pools, and…

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A Call to Action: Parents and Children Need to Learn to Swim and ‘Pool Safely’ during the July 4th Holiday

…lessons with certified swimming instructors.” CPSC reports that nearly 400 children under the age of 15 drown in a pool or spa each year, with 75 percent of those incidents…

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Pool Safely Campaign Announces Partnerships Continuing Through 2015 Swim Season

Prevention Alliance National Swimming Pool Foundation Safe Kids Worldwide Swim for Life Foundation / Safer 3 Drowning Prevention Program United States Swim School Association USA Swimming Foundation West Bend Mutual…

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Pool Safely Special Edition Newsletter: Keeping the Olympic Spirit Alive this Summer

…a swim stroke clinic with swimmers from the Special Olympics of Arizona, and a water safety community event with nearly 100 local children. Most recently, in 2019, the Phelps Foundation…

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Pool Safely January/February Newsletter: Share the love of swimming in 2020!

to swim. Encouraging family members, friends, and neighbors to participate in swimming lessons is crucial to not only save lives, but to build confidence and inspire a healthy lifestyle too….

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Pool Safely December Newsletter: Happy Holidays from CPSC!

of years ago. Black Kids Swim finished the event feeling inspired with the realization that swimming provides freedom for many. (photo: top left) Congratulations to Houston Swim Club Aquatics Director,…

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