SEND Sessions

Special educational needs and/or disability (SEND) and swimming lessons

Parents or carers of children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND) can get worried about taking them to mainstream swimming lessons.

However Otters swimming teachers have Qualified with Swim England and are following  the Learn to Swim Programme understand that everyone should be treated as an individual and will have different needs.

Our Teachers will adapt their lessons accordingly so that all learners have the opportunity to learn to swim in a mainstream setting and feel included.


We Run Classes at Eastbourne DGH Hydrotherapy Pool on a Wednesday at 15:30,16:00,16:30,17:00 & 17:30 also a SEND lengths class at St Andrews Prep School on a Saturday at 18:30.


Please Contact Liz Brown Welfare Officer and Send Co-Ordinator on 07511 382470 to enquire about availability in these classes.

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