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.
Swim and Achieve
Education Tutorial Program
For Youth 6-13 Years Old
This program provides children and youth between the ages of 6-13 year supplemental educational tutoring to increase their academic success. Participants are rewarded with free swim lessons for dedication to their education.
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.
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