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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

Water Babies benefits both Pippa & Dad Aaron!

Meet our Little Hero award winner 16-month-old Pippa Devereux from Wexford! Pippa Devereux has Down Syndrome and she absolutely loves swimming, her eyes light up the minute she sees the pool and wants to get straight in.   Aaron, her father can’t swim properly and didn’t particularly think he would enjoy… Read more

Little Hero Carmen is making waves!

Meet our first Little Hero award winner 15-month-old Carmen Rose Fahey Palma from Kerry! Little Hero Carmen attended her first Water Babies class when she was 5 months old.  Carmen was born prematurely at 29 + 6 weeks at a tiny 2lbs 11oz and spent seven weeks in the NICU… Read more