The Do’s and Don’ts of Swimming While Sick

The Do’s and Don’ts of Swimming While Sick

Here in Wisconsin, we are faced with VERY long winters. All those hours logged inside breed germs and bacteria, and most kids end up with a bug of some kind before the fresh Spring air makes its appearance (never soon enough!). Parents often grapple with when a child...

Music Makes Swim FUN

Here at SwimWest we place a high emphasis on creating a fun, engaging atmosphere for our youngest swimmers. We believe that by developing a child’s love and appreciation for water, they will be motivated to work hard and excited to come to swim lessons. Since learning...
Building Language Skills in the Pool

Building Language Skills in the Pool

Many people are aware of the benefits of aquatic therapy, which is regularly used in Physical and Occupational Therapy. The warm water and calming sensory environment is a natural place to creatively help kids work on specific physical or cognitive skills. Swimming is...

Teaming Up with Water Safety in Mind

Working with the Community for our Community Being an active member of the community has always been part of the SwimWest culture. Teaming up with like-minded organizations within that community makes us stronger and widens our reach. Each group we are involved with...