Basic swimming ability is a fundamental requirement in any
meaningful attempt to eliminate drowning in Canada.
The Lifesaving Society offers training programs from
learn-to-swim through advanced lifesaving, lifeguarding and
leadership. Contact your local municipal pool, Y, summer
camp, school, college or university.
According to the Calendar of Forgotten English February
25 is St. Romanus's Day. Romanus was invoked to avoid drowning, to
assist those with head problems, and to remedy insanity.
Copyright 2017 by The Royal Life Saving Society Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Branch Inc. Registered Charity No. 13237 8134 RR0001.