Healthy Swimming Pledge

Want to help children and teens stay safe and healthy while swimming?  Have them take the Healthy Swimming Pledge!  The pledge includes tips and recommendations as well as a section to draw a picture of how they plan to enjoy the water safely this summer.  Take a snapshot of your picture and use the #swimhealthyva hashtag to share your pledge to help others learn how to swim healthy and stay healthy!

Healthy-Swimming-Pledge (without drawing)






Healthy Swimming Pledge (with picture)








Additional resources for children:

Bobber and Josh’s Water Safety Tips

Keep Kids Healthy Poster

Pool Safely Poster

Adventures of Splish and Splash Interactive Game

Click the links below to learn more about water safety and illness prevention:

Recreational Water Illnesses   ♦  Drowning and Swimming-Related Injuries  ♦  Pool and Spa Safety 

Swimming in Natural Waters  ♦ Healthy Swimming Pledge