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Enjoy Pools Safely This Summer

By Deanna Krautner

April 29, 2015

Enjoy Pools Safely This Summer plus swim lessons 

The weather is heating up and for many Floridians this means it's time to cool off in the pool. While a day of playing in the pool can be fun, injuries and illnesses due to water-related activities increase during this time of year.  Throughout the state, Waterproof Florida encourages layers of protection that include supervision, barriers and emergency preparedness. You can learn about the layers on the WaterproofFL website.

In our community, swim lessons are being offered by the following groups: