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Jacob beats the wobbles!

Meet our Little Hero award winner 4-year-old Jacob Kearns from Carlow! Little Hero Jacob Kearns started Water Babies baby swimming classes in The Talbot Hotel in Carlow when Jacob was only 10 weeks. He settled in very well and loved the water however when Jacob was about 2 ½ years old… Read more

Water Babies is a life saver for Sean and Mum Jennifer!

Meet our Little Hero award winner 9-month-old Sean Rogers from Mayo! Little Hero Seán was born prematurely last July at 30 weeks gestation.  He spent his first 49 days in hospital between the NICU in Holles Street Dublin and the Special Care Baby Unit in Castlebar.  Since leaving hospital, Seán… Read more

Water Babies honour Little Heroes at 2019 awards

Water Babies uncovered more wonderful stories of how being in water and swimming has helped babies and toddlers with their development, assisted them overcome health issues and improved their lives and the lives of their family.   Despite being challenged by premature birth, serious illness and special needs, many of our… Read more

Water allows Penelope more movement than on land!

Meet our Little Hero award winner Penelope Nolan from Cork! Little Hero Penelope loves exercising and socialisation at her Water Babies class. Penelope has been diagnosed with a life limiting syndrome that is fatal in infancy/early life. Water Babies was the highlight of their Friday and the underwater photo shoot was just… Read more

Brave Eloise has a special heart!

Meet our Little Hero award winner 16-month-old Eloise Lane from Dublin! Little Hero Eloise was born with a very special heart...only half of her heart is functioning. She is 14 months and has already battled her way through five key hole surgeries as well as open-heart surgery.    Mum Michaela Duffy… Read more