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Sensory Friendly Indoor Swimming with the Mom Squad at Goldfish! | Chicago, IL

Submitted by: The Sensory Safe Team

January 21 @ 3:00 pm 5:00 pm America/Chicago

Goldfish Sensory Swim with the Special Needs MomSquad

Join the Special Needs MomSquad for an unforgettable afternoon at the Goldfish Swim School – Plainfield!

Dive into a world of sensory exploration and fun-filled swimming activities. This in-person event will take place on Sunday, January 21, 2024 starting at 3:00 PM (Central Standard Time).

Goldfish Sensory Swim School has partnered with the Special Needs Mom Squad and their volunteers to create a safe and inclusive environment where swimmers can engage their senses and develop vital skills through swimming.

Our experienced instructors will guide your little ones through a variety of sensory-based activities, incorporating colorful toys, gentle music, and stimulating visuals.

Located at the Goldfish Swim School – Plainfield, this event offers a state-of-the-art facility equipped with heated pools and comfortable amenities. Our friendly staff is committed to ensuring a positive experience for both swimmers and spectators!

Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to introduce your loved one to the joy of swimming in a sensory-rich environment!

More information about the Goldfish Facility: visit their website

Waivers are required for ALL SWIMMERS

Registration and Tickets are Required – Get Tickets HERE

Event Agenda

2:45 PM – Check In

Bring your towels, swim shoes, goggles, and cameras! Check-in will be available upon entry. All participants (spectators and swimmers) are required to check-in. Due to capacity limits, no additional swim tickets will be available at the door.

3:00PM to 5:00PM – Swimming Time!

Sensory-Friendly Environment: Our pool area will be adapted to reduce sensory overload. We will have lower lighting, reduced noise levels, and a calm atmosphere to ensure a comfortable experience.

Dedicated Support Companions: Each individual with disabilities can bring along one support person who will be there to provide assistance, encouragement, and companionship throughout the event.

Trained Staff: Our staff members are trained to be understanding and accommodating, and they will be available to assist as needed. We will have a variety of adaptive equipment available, such as flotation devices and accessible entry points, to cater to different needs.

Quiet Zones: If you or your companion need a break, designated quiet zones will be available nearby.

Safety First: Lifeguards will be on duty to ensure a safe & enjoyable swim for all participants

Additional event information can be found HERE.

Questions? Email the Special Needs Mom Squad at [email protected]

630-258-7664

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12315 Rhea Drive
Plainfield, IL 60585 United States
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