Swim & Play, Aquatic Safety & Health
Mondays & Wednesdays, 3-5 PM, July 12-Jul 28
Swim and Play, Aquatic Safety and Health (SPLASH) is YWCA’s FREE summer swimming and water safety program for youth ages 7-12. Designed to teach valuable life-saving aquatics skills in a fun and supportive environment, the program includes:
Statistically, Black and Latino/a children drown at rates much higher than their white peers. SPLASH was developed in 2016, as a direct response to this address this disparity.
- 2 swim lessons per week
- Water safety instructions for parents/guardians
- YWCA summer swim membership
Who can join SPLASH?
Children ages 7-12 years old. Space is limited and this program will prioritize children and their families who otherwise would not be able to access swim lessons.
SPLASH takes place at the YWCA Central Massachusetts from July 12, 2021–July 28, 2021. Lessons take place every Monday and Wednesday from 3:00–5:00 PM.
Parents/guardians are required to participate in a water safety orientation session at the YWCA Central Massachusetts prior to the start of the SPLASH program. Once your child’s registration is received, you will be contacted to schedule an orientation.
Program Capacity and Registration Deadline
SPLASH is limited to 50 participants. Registration closes on June 30, 2021.
For more information, or if you have questions, contact Jermoh Kamara at 508-767-2505 ext. 3021
Summer SPLASH Registration
Download and complete this application form and return or fill out the form below.
Please send all completed forms to the following address:
YWCA Central Massachusetts
Attn: Aquatics Department
1 Salem Square
Worcester, MA 01602
SPLASH includes a summer swim membership for youth.