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Last updated on September 30, 2015

Volunteers needed for the summer session going on now!

Adapted Aquatics classes help tots, children, teens and adults with disabilities to develop swimming skills. Volunteers assist the participants by helping to keep them safe, and providing support and encouragement. Trained staff lead the classes and provide training and guidance for the volunteers. Volunteers MUST be able to swim.

There are 4 sessions of this class per year, one for each season. The next session begins on Sunday, November 8th.

Orientation is provided at the beginning of the session. Volunteers should be available for all seven weeks of the class session, an important element of this class is building a relationship with "your" class participant. Experience working with individuals with disabilities is a plus, but not a must.

This opportunity is sponsored by: Department Of Parks & Recreation

We need volunteers who are free at these times
This volunteer opportunity is available to the following types of volunteers
Adolescents (13-17)  Individual
Adults (26-54)  Small Group (2-10)
Adults (55+)  Young Adults (18-25)

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Contact Person:
Milada Weaver, (703) 228-4730, (email)
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 5200 Yorktown Blvd.
Arlington, VA 22207
This location is handicap accessible
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CVN Friendly?
For Spanish / non-English speakers?
Wheelchair accessible?
METRO rail accessible?
Last updated on September 30, 2015

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