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We're celebrating National Baby Swimming Week 2018!

National Baby Swimming Week, which runs from 15 - 21 October in Ireland, is a time to discover the joys and benefits of baby swimming. Little one’s love swimming! But as well as being really good fun – and potentially life-saving, too – swimming from birth is also excellent for their… Read more

Water Babies to host series of FREE Water Safety and First Aid Talks

Water Babies works closely with Irish Water Safety to educate parents and change behaviour to prevent drowning and water related accidents.   We are hosting a series of free talks around the country with Irish Water Safety during National Water Safety Awareness week which will include water safety guidelines for… Read more

Meet 2-year-old Little Hero Olivia McGann from Dublin!

Meet 2-year-old Little Hero Olivia McGann from Dublin! Olivia was born with a benign tumour and was on medication for the first 14 months of her life and throughout this time she never cried or complained.   Olivia’s parents decided to bring Olivia to Water Babies which she loves.  Olivia enjoys… Read more

Swimming is building confidence for Little Hero Alex!

Meet 6-month-old Alex Natova from Dublin! Alex was recently diagnosed with a very rare illness which affects her eyes and her vision.  Alex started Water Babies when she was three months old and she's loving it she's very chilled in the water and all day after the class.   Despite Alex’s… Read more

Toddler Jenna bounces back from broken leg!

Meet 3-year-old Jenna Foley McGroarty from Dublin! Last July, Jenna when she was just 2 years old, had an accident while away on her summer holidays and broke her leg.  Jenna and her family had to fly home the next day so that Temple Street hospital could assess the situation.… Read more