Did you know that drowning is the NUMBER 1 cause for unintentional injury related death for children under 5, and remains a leading cause up to age 14? Increasing water safety knowledge at home is a great way to encourage safer behavior around water for everyone, for an entire lifetime. For only $50, you can […]
Water-related activities are popular choices at parties for kids and adults alike! Whether it’s a backyard pool party, a stellar lake adventure, or just a small gathering at a waterfront park, it’s always a good idea to introduce some basic water safety to your guests before they begin their fun. Looking for a long-term and/or […]
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Visiting a lake in Central Texas? See the map below to find out if you will be near a life jacket loaner station. These stations provide lake visitors with US Coast Guard approved life jackets that can be used for the duration of their trip. Remember to wear a life jacket in open water, including […]
You may recall the “Demystifying Dry Drowning” story from KXAN News that ran on April 30, or have seen your Facebook feed full of the words “dry drowning,” “secondary drowning,” and “delayed drowning” (none of which are medical terms acknowledged by medical professionals). FCB Health has launched the website www.notoutofthewater.com in an effort to educate […]
Colin’s Hope is a founding member of Families United To Prevent Drowning. We are a group of families that have come together to support each other’s work and to increase our collective reach throughout the country to ensure no family experiences a loss due to drowning, entrapment or lack of bystander CPR. Families United members […]
Printable games to educate kids.
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Drowning is fast and silent.