Special Needs Adaptive Aquatics
Swimming can be a great outlet for anyone but especially for adaptive swimmers or special needs swimmers, even those with the most severe disability can have a wonderful time in the water. Swimming lessons can be very beneficial for swimmers of all ages and all needs.
Benefits of swim lessons for special needs swimmers include but are not limited to:
The Swim Lesson People provides swim lessons for children with Autism, Physical Difficulties and sensory challenges. Specially trained Swim Whisperers® instructors incorporate strategies to help children learn to swim faster and with less discomfort than traditional methods. These instructors use proven techniques to overcome the 14 most commonly seen universal roadblocks in teaching these children how to swim. Instructors spend time within each lesson addressing each child’s specific sensory obstacles and fears with proven movement strategies.
1:1 instruction is available with a specially trained Swim Whisperer. Private Lessons are available in 15 minute ($150/ month) or 30 minute increments ($300/ month). Please email us for information and to schedule a lesson.
Potential grants and scholarships:
SSES by Texas Education Agency
To register for our Special Needs Adaptive Aquatics Programs we must have a SNAP Questionnaire on file. Please register for ONE (1) waitlist below as your preferred class time and be sure to complete the online registration form ALONG with the Questionnaire linked above below the fish. A registration specialist will contact you to confirm registration and start date.