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  • Health | Scarborough Disabled Swimming Group | England

    ​ BOOKING NOW OPEN Welcome to SDSG Accessible swimming for people of all ages with a disability, their families and also anyone aged 50+ JOIN NOW RENEW MEMBERSHIP BOOK ONLINE Hydro-Rehab & Fitness With Claire Edwards Join our fitness & exercise based activities run by a qualified Fitness & Aquafit Instructor, combining general swimming and exercise to improve movement and mobility. ​ Our aquatic activities compliment other exercise and fitness programmes. For those in chronic pain, the water's buoyancy supports the body's weight, reducing stress on the joints and minimising pain. Exercising in the water also increases circulation and improves range of motion. The water's resistance also helps build muscle strength and flexibility. Email Claire All Age Aqua-Sensory Our programme combines fluid movements, relaxation, music, singing, signing and discovery play. There are activities for children, adults and the whole family. ​ We have installed state of the art visual and audio equipment and have a team of dedicated volunteers and qualified Swim Teachers, many of whom have undertaken further professional development in water therapy and sensory play. ​ SDSG is affiliated to the Halliwick Association of Swimming Therapy. Reserve a Spot Learn More General Swimming Are you looking for a general swim and a chat with fellow members, then look no further! ​ We have various floats and specialist equipment on hand to make your swim extra special. Become a Member Equipment Page NASCH Distance Badge & Water Skills Award Scheme The scheme is points based and is extremely flexible to accommodate a vast array of disabilities. ​ Everyone can learn a life skill! ​ NASCH Affiliation and Registration No: 924 Reserve a Spot More Information Timing and Stroke Development Awards Are you looking to improve your swimming technique or wish to complete that width or length a bit faster? ​ Our volunteers are on hand to time you, we also have qualified Swim Teachers available to provide advice and guidance. For adults and children of all abilities. Book Now More Information Special Olympics Members with an intellectual disability* have the opportunity to continue their development through Special Olympics (SO) GB. We currently have a team of six Special Olympic Athletes who travel the region to compete in competitions and events. ​ Registered club with Special Olympics GB EMAIL US Visit SO Website VIEW SO VIDEO Water Safety Awards With around 48 percent of children in England, leaving primary school (Key Stage 2) unable to swim, we want to ensure that children with a disability (and their siblings) have the opportunity to keep themselves safe in and around water. ​ Swimming isn't just about being able to have fun in the water with family and friends (although it is and you should!). Its about knowing what to do if someone gets into trouble. Or if a strong current takes your friend away from the edge. Or if you fall in when running by a river or a canal. ​ Our swim teachers are there to support you in your learning and assesses you against the award scheme. ​ SDSG is committed to The Swim England School Swimming and Water Safety Charter. ​ Supported by Springhead School, Woodlands School and many SEN Departments in local mainstream schools. Email Us More Information Accessible Facilities Ample disabled parking, two accessible changing rooms with shower changing beds, open plan village changing cubicles, Pool Pod Platform. Plus lots lots more. Out of gallery Find Out More ** COMING SOON ** Good Boost Good Boost provides accessible therapeutic exercise programmes, through cutting-edge technology. ​ SDSG has purchased a waterproof tablet and with the kind support of Good Boost gained access to their range of rehabilitation programmes. Which are designed to be beneficial and fun for people with a wide range of MSK conditions, including arthritis and back pain. ​ Learn More Synergy Dance® Outreach We’ve teamed up with specialist fitness provider, Synergy Active Online, to bring you unrivalled FREE workouts from a host of top instructors. These fully inclusive classes are suitable for a range of disabilities and health conditions, to help you improve your physical and mental wellbeing. ​ Including online: yoga, meditation and dance programmes for children, teens, adults and seniors. ​ Helping you stay active throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn More

  • | Accessible Swimming

    Accessible Swimming SPECIAL OLYMPICS

  • | Accessible Swimming

    HEALTH COMMITMENT STATEMENT OUR COMMITMENT TO YOU ​ We will respect your personal decisions, and allow you to make your own decisions about what exercise you can carry out. However, we ask you not to exercise beyond what you consider to be your own abilities. ​ We will make every reasonable effort to make sure that our equipment and the facilities we hire are in a safe condition for you to use and enjoy. ​ We will take all reasonable steps to make sure that our volunteers and staff are suitably trained. ​ If you tell us that you have a disability which puts you at a substantial disadvantage in accessing our equipment and facilities, we will consider what adjustments, if any, are reasonable for us to make. ​ ​ ​ YOUR COMMITMENT TO US ​ Before you start please ensure that we are notified of any relevant medical conditions at the time of registration, along with notifying us of your emergency contact(s) . You must inform SDSG immediately of any change in your personal, medical, emergency contact details. You should not exercise beyond your own abilities. If you know or are concerned that you have a medical condition which might interfere with you exercising safely, before you use our equipment and the facilities we hire you should get advice from a relevant medical professional and follow that advice. ​ You should make yourself aware of any rules and instructions, including warning notices. Exercise carries its own risks. You should not carry out any activities which you have been told are not suitable for you. ​ You should let us know immediately if you feel ill when using our equipment or the facilities we hire. Our volunteers and staff members are not qualified doctors, but there will be a person available who has had first-aid training. ​ If you have a disability, you must follow any reasonable instructions to allow you to exercise safely. ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ Close

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