8 year-old Desiree S. has cerebral palsy and says: "I love the pool and wish I could live in the warm water because I feel so free.
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Your dedicated services will support our efforts in keeping the warm waters of hope flowing for many years to come to serve the elderly and people with disabilites.
Pools of Hope, is a gift to the community. We are dedicated to providing access to aquatic therapy and wellness programs for people with disabilities and the elderly for the rehabilitation and maintenance of physical and mental health. We offer the low-income, underserved, under-insured and uninsured individual's access to wellness programs, warm water exercise and therapeutic activities in two beautiful enclosed pools.
Each year almost 1000 children line up around the block for a toy from us to make their holiday brighter.
Please help us spread the Holiday Cheer by donating an unwrap toy for a boy or girl by December 19.
Toys will be distributed on Saturday, December 20 at 10 AM.
We can also pick up toys as well. Please call us at (310) 537-2224 to schedule a pick-up!
Thank you for the support and Happy Holidays!
New! Aqua Zumba Class! Splash your way into shape!
S. Mark Taper Foundation donated $25,000 grant to support The Aquatic Center in providing warm water aquatic therapy & wellness programs to children with special needs and youth.
On behalf of the children and youth we serve, thank you S. Mark Taper Foundation for your generosity.
Our aquatic approach is designed to provide low-impact conditioning with non-stress on joints, bones and muscles led by certified lifeguards and trained aquatic exercise instructors.
Learn more about our aquatic programs
Normal exercise venues or activities are often not welcoming options for people who are physically, or mentally, challenged. Our facility is equipped with accessible ramps and lifts for those who are wheelchair dependent or have limited mobility. We also provide water wheelchairs for easy access to therapy and exercise.
Learn more about aquatic therapy