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April 24, 2018

Keep Kids Safe Around Water This Summer

There is a list of basic life skills all parents instinctively know they must teach their children to keep them safe and healthy. It includes habits like looking both ways before crossing the street, washing your hands with soap and water and eating the right amount of fruits and vegetables every day.For too many parent ...more

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May 24, 2013

Donate a swimsuit, change a life

The YMCA is dedicated to helping all children grow up safe, strong and healthy. That’s why our Urban Swim Initiative offers free water safety lessons in Syracuse city pools plus free safety education for their families.Why? Because drowning is the second-leading cause of death among children. Our goal is to dramatic ...more

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