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Child Safety: Drowning Prevention in Pools and Hot Tubs - Other Places To Get Help

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
1600 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30333
TDD: 1-888-232-6348
Email: healthyswimming@cdc.gov
Web Address: www.cdc.gov/healthyswimming
 

The CDC Healthy Swimming website provides tips and fact sheets to help people reduce the chances of getting an illness from swimming in recreational waters such as lakes, rivers, swimming pools, and oceans. CDC's Healthy Swimming program also provides resources to raise awareness about recreational water illnesses (RWIs) and how to prevent them by practicing "Healthy Swimming" behaviors.


Pool Safely
4330 East West Highway
Bethesda, MD 20814
Phone: (301) 504-7923
TDD: (301) 595-7054
Email: poolsafely@cpsc.gov
Web Address: www.poolsafely.gov
 

This U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission website has information about pool and spa safety, drowning prevention, and more. The website includes interactive activities for kids.


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Last Updated: November 26, 2012
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