Introduction to Water Safety
Gary Weitzen – Executive Director of POAC
Water Safety Training Video What you need to know to reduce risk of drowning and keep children with autism safer.
Drowning is 100% preventable, yet it’s the leading cause of death for children with autism. Understanding the misconceptions about drowning and some easy-to implement-tips, will help you greatly increase safety for your child and family.
Eliminating Drowning in Our Lifetime – The Leading Cause of Death for Children with Autism
Approximately 1200 children die every year in the US from drowning. In this blog article, we cover common misconceptions that jeopardize the safety of individuals with autism as well as practical tips and strategies you can employ right now to make your child safer around water.
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