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

MUST READ NEWS

Image Marion Van Althuis
Marion Van Althuis, 81, died Thursday April 27, 2017, at her residence in Vernon. Mrs. Van Althuis, daughter of the late Oege and Riemkje (Adema) Speulstra was born in Ferwed, The...
Shopkins Live coming to MPAC
MORRISTOWN — Shopkins Live!, the first live theatrical production based on the phenomenally successful Shopkins toy brand will bring the national tour to Mayo Performing...
Image MPAC to welcome Trace Adkins
Country star Trace Adkins performs at Mayo Performing Arts Center on Thursday, May 18 at 8 p.m.
Tickets are...
Image Anderson Cooper to speak in Morristown
MORRISTOWN — CNN anchor Anderson Cooper speaks at Mayo Performing Arts Center on Friday, May 19 at 8 pm.
Tickets are $59-$150.
Anderson Cooper anchors Anderson...

VIDEOS


Sign up to get our newsletter emailed to you every week!

  • Enter your email address in the box below.
  • Select the newsletters you would like to subscribe to.
  • Click the 'SUBSCRIBE' button.

Comments

Pool Rules



MOST COMMENTED



Find more about Weather in Lafayette, NJ