Did you know that drowning is one of the most PREVENTABLE causes of death? Watch this video for helpful tips to keep your kids safe around water.
General Water Safety Resources
(English & Espanol) – SRP
As fun as water is, we must be very careful in it and around it. Teach children to respect water and to practice safety around all bodies of water, large and small. Water safety is everyone’s responsibility.
– Phoenix Fire Department
Mesa Fire & Medical Department
– Scottsdale Fire Department
The Drowning Prevention Coalition supports the three-pronged approach and promotes Block, Watch, Learn – Block your Pools, Watch your Children, and Learn CPR. Contact Lori Schmidt, firstname.lastname@example.org for copies for your event.
The Injury Prevention program is a free health and safety program offered through Cardon Children’s Medical Center. Safety advocates visit schools, church and community groups, and health fairs to give the East Valley community easy-to-follow advice about being safe. Learn how to safety proof your home, no matter what age your child is, by downloading this →
Safe Kids Tucson is a network of organizations whose mission is to prevent accidental childhood injury, a leading killer of children 14 and under. Spearheaded by Tucson Medical Center, the local chapter is part of Safe Kids Worldwide, a global network of more than 450 coalitions in 16 countries bringing together health and safety experts, educators, corporations, foundations, governments and volunteers to educate and protect families.
The SafetyConnection’s objective is to prevent hazardous water incidents by empowering children and adults with water safety literature and collateral. Our most effective distribution outlets are our community partners whom distribute our materials at their events, and also invite us to participate in themed events throughout the year. All materials are provided free of charge →