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A Parent’s Guide to Water Safety

Children need to learn to swim. The AAP supports swimming lessons for most children 4 years and older and for children 1 to 4 years of age who are ready to learn how to swim. Keep in mind that because children develop at different rates, each child will be ready to swim at her own time. Also, swimming lessons do not provide “drown-proofing” for children of any age, so supervision and other layers of protection are necessary—even for children who have learned swimming skills.

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A Parent’s Guide to Water Safety

Children need to learn to swim. The AAP supports swimming lessons for most children 4 years and older and for children 1 to 4 years of age who are ready to learn how to swim. Keep in mind that because children develop at different rates, each child will be ready to swim at her own time. Also, swimming lessons do not provide “drown-proofing” for children of any age, so supervision and other layers of protection are necessary—even for children who have learned swimming skills.

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