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Keep your little one safe near water this summer!

National Water Safety Awareness week, the national campaign run by Water Safety Ireland (IWS) takes place from 17 – 23 June. In support of this week our handy Prevention Against Drowning bookmarks, which are sponsored by Irish Life Health, will available at all classes providing families with important water safety tips and… Read more

Water Babies Family Fun Day & BBQ

We're celebrating 10 years of Water Babies in Ireland - whoo-hoo! Please join us to celebrate our birthday! To celebrate we would like to invite you to join us at our Family Fun Day & BBQ in Malahide Rugby Club on Sunday June 9th from 3PM to 6PM. There'll be… Read more

Learning to hold on proves a life saver for little Oilibhia!

Meet Little Hero 1-year-old Oilibhia Maebh Giltenan from Limerick. Oilibhia was born early and spent some time in ICU in Limerick. She is a very happy baby and despite many issues and hospital appointments you would never know there was anything wrong with her! She's remarkable!  Oilibhia started swimming with Water Babie at… Read more

Swimming is bonding time for Dad and Little Hero Daithí!

Meet our 18-month-old Little Hero from Cork! Daddy's Little Hero Daithí has been attending Water Babies at St Joesph's Charleville since he was 11 weeks old. Dad Jimmy Kiely started Water Babies so that Daithí would be comfortable in the water from an early age. Jimmy commented 'Many people suffer from… Read more