SPECIAL NEEDS SCUBA PROGRAM
“Special Needs Scuba Diving Program”
The Handicapped Scuba Association Training Center of New Jersey, with staff from CentraState’s Star and Barry Tobias Health Awareness Center, OceanFirst Rehabilitation Center and the Fitness and Wellness Center are volunteering to provide free scuba diving classes to children with special needs such as autism, cerebral palsy, TBI, and Down syndrome
PHOTO: EARLY YEARS OF HSA TRAINING CENTER OF NJ
AT UNDERWATER DISCOVERY, TOMS RIVER, NJ
The ongoing classes are held at the warm water pool at the Fitness & Wellness Center. Being in the warm water helps the children with muscle strengthening and breathing, improves their motor skills, and builds self-confidence.
PHOTO: EARLY YEARS OF HSA TRAINING CENTER OF NJ AT ELK’S CAMP MOORE
Parents interested in having their child participate in the program can call , Stew Snyder, Program Coordinator AT 732-928-0461
There is a waiting list, please be patient.
“FITNESS AND WELLNESS CENTER”