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It’s Time to Focus on Keeping Children Safe Around Water

posted on Mon, May 16 2016 9:10 am by YMCA of the USA

The Y is committed to reducing water-related injuries, particularly in communities where children are most at risk. During National Water Safety Month this May, the Y offers Safety Around Water, a program to engage parents about the importance of water safety skills and provide more children access to water safety lessons!

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Healthy Kids Day 2016

posted on Mon, May 2 2016 1:13 pm by YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas

For 25 years, YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day has celebrated kids’ health and continues to teach healthy habits for kids and families, encourage active play and inspire a lifetime love of physical activity. 

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Safety Around Water

posted on Sun, May 1 2016 9:46 am by YMCA of the USA

As a leader in water safety education, the Y teaches more than 1 million kids how to swim every year. We  believe swimming and other water-based activities promote youth development and can be lifelong pursuits for staying healthy. 

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