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Children with disabilities

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Swimming lessons provide all children with vital skills to help with survival and this is no different for children with a disability or special educational needs.

Lessons also provide a lot of pleasure - swimming is a great leveller that can help children with disabilities have fun in a non-competitive environment.  In fact, research has shown that swimming is the favourite sport of many disabled children and adults alike because when in the water they feel they can be equal. 

It’s also a way for the family to be together and enjoy a great, non-threatening activity where everyone can feel comfortable.  Many pools offer both integrated and disability specific swim sessions – contact your local pool to find out more.

Go Swimming has everything you need to know about swimming. If you are a parent, a non swimmer or just want to improve your technique this is the section for you.

In British Swimming you will find information about the world of high performance sport, including the disciplines of Swimming, Diving, Synchronised Swimming, Water Polo and Para-Swimming.

The ASA is the governing body for the sport in England. In this section you will find all you need to know about joining a club or competing in England and becoming a swimming teacher or coach.

The IoS delivers the ASA’s courses and is a member organisation. Whether you are a teacher, coach, employer or club you will find everything you need to know about qualifications or educating your workforce.

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