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Beach & Pool Access
- Beach Wheelchairs
Accessible pathways from the beach road onto the beach are available at Haulover and Crandon Beach for use by persons with disabilities. Pathways are spread throughout the beach at five different areas, including north, central and south beaches. Showers and concession stands are wheelchair accessible.Back to Top
A certified Red Cross certified Water safety instructor teaches swim participants ages 21 and older with developmental disabilities to improve stroke techniques & prepares participants for Special Olympics competitions. Basic swimming skills are required. For more information, please call 305-665-5319.
- Tuesdays & Thursdays from 5 - 6 p.m.
Miami-Dade Parks welcomes children and adults with disabilities in its swimming programs. If you need accommodation to participate, call 305-226-1622 or visit Learn-to-Swim.Back to Top
Children ages 9-20 with physical disabilities have a great time during lap swimming for fun and exercise, located in A.D. Barnes Park. For more information call 305-226-1622.
Saturdays form 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., $40 for 10 classesBack to Top
Adults 18 and older with physical disabilities have a great time during lap swimming for fun and exercise, located in A.D. Barnes Park. For more information call 305-226-1622.
- $40 for 10 classes or $150.00 for private classes.
Water exercises for adults 18 and older that promote joint flexibility, muscle strength, coordination, and balance. Form more information, please call 305-222-2128.
- Tamiami Park
Monday, Wednesday & Friday from 12 -1 p.m.
The cost is $30.00 for 10 classes.Back to Top
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