It’s almost here! This year’s Drowning Prevention Week campaign takes place from 18 to 24 June and promises to be the biggest one yet.
Get involved in our national campaign now and help prevent drowning. Register your interest here.
One person drowns every 20 hours in the UK and hundreds more suffer life changing injuries through near drowning.
By spreading water safety advice far and wide, Drowning Prevention Week aims to teach people how to stay safe near water.
The campaign encourages schools, clubs, leisure centres and communities to promote water safety through events, lessons, games and activities in a bid to make people more aware of the dangers of water.
Drowning Prevention Week also claims to raise money for the RLSS UK’s wider drowning prevention programmes.