Water Safety

Water Safety is extremely important for families. Use these resources below to learn more about water safety.

Resources for Parents

American Red Cross - Water Safety Training for Parents and Caregivers Training
This is a free online training provided by the American Red Cross. The Water Safety for Parents and Caregivers Online Course focuses on developing an awareness of the risks of drowning and how to minimize those risks, especially for young children. This online course teaches parents and caregivers about the concepts of the circle of drowning prevention, water competency, and the chain of drowning survival. It also provides guidance for applying water safety to common environments and situations where children are most at risk for drowning.

Begin the training here: https://www.redcross.org/take-a-class/classes/water-safety-for-parents-and-caregivers/a6R3o0000012oT8.html

Water Safety for New Parents
Click here to download Water Saftey Information for New Parents - English
Click here to download Water Saftey Information for New Parents - Spanish

Activities for Children

Splash Activity Book
Click here to download a great activity book for children - English
Click here to download a great activity book for children - Spanish

Coloring Book
Click here to download a water safety coloring book