Mission & Vision

Mission: To protect children from drowning fatalities and aquatic related disabilities and injuries by promoting safer behaviors and strategic community-wide education within Broward County.

Vision: To achieve and sustain a zero drowning rate among children in Broward County.


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number of schools participating in spud program
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number of pools participating in swim coupon program
2 3 6 3 4
individuals who are educated through the drowning prevention program presentations and outreach events annually. reached to date
4 7 2 6 8
educational packets distributed annually by the drowning prevention program

The Annual

South Florida Water Safety Symposium

This event is an educational opportunity designed for aquatic professionals, healthcare professionals, EMS, law enforcements, pool industry professionals, childcare professionals, real estate professionals, family strengthening professionals, social workers, child advocates and local government.

This is a free conference focused on drowning prevention and the efforts that can be done within your business sector and/or community.

2020, held at The Urban League of Broward County on March 5th with 200+ attendees.

2019, held at The City of Sunrise Civic Center on February 28th with 300+ attendees

2018, held at The Coral Springs, Center of the Arts on February 22th with 200+ attendees

2017, held at The City of Sunrise Civic Center on March 3rd with 200+ attendees

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