ERIC Number: ED119446
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: N/A
Programme Handbook: Swimming for the Disabled.
Lahay, Laurel, Comp.; And Others
The guide for instructors, volunteers and program organizers contains information on establishing swimming programs for disabled persons in Canada. Outlined are steps involved in securing funds and initiating program efforts, and listed are names and addresses of resources for specific handicapping conditions. General teaching suggestions are provided as well as implications for persons with physical, mental, emotional and learning disorders. Teaching activities described include games, races and relays. Also considered are safety and equipment factors and teaching progressions. (CL)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Canadian Red Cross, Vancouver (British Columbia).
Identifiers - Location: Canada