SWIM, Inc. to open Sept. 8 at YMCA


Make text smaller Make text larger





HARDYSTON — SWIM, Inc. will reopen for the season on Monday Sept. 8 with a social hour from 1 until 3 p.m. at the Sussex County YMCA, 15 Wits End Road in Hardyston.

SWIM, Inc., “Specialized Water Interest Movement” is a volunteer organization that provides recreational water therapy for adults with muscular impairment. There is a need for volunteers to help some of the SWIM participants who require assistance. Current swimmers have arthritis, multiple sclerosis, post-polio syndrome, fibromyalgia, reduced muscle mass from battling cancer, and there are individuals recovering from strokes, heart attacks, hip or knee surgery, or injuries.

Everyone is required to sign a release and a physician’s approval is required. All participants must wear a swim belt that is provided. Transportation to and from the pool is the participant’s responsibility.

Swimmers may apply and register now.

SWIM is a non-profit organization that provides FREE opportunities for adults with muscular impairments to exercise weekly in a pool in a positive, caring and safe environment, Water exercise may include floating, mild movement, walking in the water, doing aerobic movements or swimming pool lengths. Participants go at their own pace and choose what is best for them.

Visit the website www.swim-inc.org to download an application or call (908) 766-6085, or contact the participating YMCA or community center nearest to you.




Make text smaller Make text larger

Comments

Pool Rules



MUST READ NEWS

Sussex County 2019 St. Patrick's parade update
Sussex County has announced the details of the events leading up to its 16th annual St. Patrick's Day Parade on Saturday March 16, 2019. The Parade Committee announces today that...
Read more »
Image

Vanessa Collier at Stanhope House, Jan. 17
Stanhope - On Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, Soulfull blues singer and saxophonist Vanessa Collier embarks on her Winter 2019 'Honey Up' U.S. Tour, in support of her recent album of the...
Read more »
Image

NJ gymnasts excel at NY regionals
US Gymnastics Development Center II hosted its 18th annual Greater New York Regional Invitational at Rockland Community College's Eugene Levy Field House earlier this month.
Read more »
Image

On the twelfth day of Christmas
By Laurie Gordon
“On the twelfth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me...”
Most would finish this line with...

Read more »
Image

VIDEOS



Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
Community Newspapers



MOST READ

Local News
NJ gymnasts excel at NY regionals
  • Jan 10, 2019
Local News
Flossie's Life: Reflecting on 100 years
  • Jan 10, 2019
Local News
On the twelfth day of Christmas
  • Jan 10, 2019
Entertainment
Vanessa Collier at Stanhope House, Jan. 17
  • Jan 11, 2019

MOST COMMENTED



Find more about Weather in Andover, NJ