An interactive warm water pool class for the special needs children ages 2-8 and their parents to increase strength and coordination. Class takes place in the warm water therapy pool at Woman's Center for Wellness. Please call for session availability.
Swim Strong Program
Swim Strong is instructed by a staff pediatric physical therapist and
physical therapy assistant in the lap pool or warm water therapy pool,
depending on the child's needs. Children who are not independent in the
water will have a "shadow," or trained volunteer, throughout each
session. All children will be screened by a physical therapist prior to
registration to determine whether they meet criteria for class
A primary goal of this class is to build independence; therefore,
parents are not allowed on the pool deck. However, moms may purchase a
$20, eight-day pass for use of the Fitness Club during class time.
This class is designed to improve:
- Breath Support