‘Mom shares powerful message 15 years after son drowned’
We are grateful to the team at Good Morning America who shared ZAC’s story and shared our mission with the world. Read a snippet below!
Fifteen years after her son’s drowning death, a Connecticut mom has channeled her family’s grief and tragedy into a lifesaving mission, working to spread awareness about swimming and water safety.
Although it’s an important issue that applies year-round, it’s especially timely with the official start of summer coming up in two weeks. This season, the American Academy of Pediatrics is “urging families and caregivers to provide swim lessons” as parks and pools start to reopen following two years of temporary pandemic shutdowns and to implement safety measures such as ensuring fencing around pools and wearing life vests, according to a press release.
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