International Water Safety Day
May 15, 2020
Teach America To Swim has taken the pledge to spread global awareness about the importance of water safety and educating our children about how to stay safe in, on, around, and near the water!
Teach your children about water safety at home with these FREE resources!
Kids Water Safety Pledge:
✔️Never swim alone.
✔️Never play or swim near drains.
✔️Always jump in feet first.
✔️Ask my parents to sign me up for swimming lessons.
✔️Have fun and always follow these safety steps when I'm in, near, and around the water.
Parent/Caregiver Water Safety Pledge:
✔️Designate a water watcher every single time children in my care are in or near the water.
✔️Make sure my kids know how to swim.
✔️As a parent or guardian, learn CPR.
✔️Always remove portable pool ladders when not in use.
✔️Ensure all permanent pools have a proper fence, gate, and safe drain covers.