The Northeast Chapter will partner with Safe Kids to hold a Certified Adult and Infant CPR Training event on Wednesday, March 14. This training will be offered at no charge to our members. The course is limited to 20 people and will be offered on a first come, first serve basis. The course will be from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at The Players Center for Child Health, 3563 Philips Highway, Bldg. E, Ste. 502 (former mall at Emerson and Phillips, on the skating rink side). Please contact Marcia Scott at 904-458-7683 or email@example.com to register or if you have any questions.
The 2018 Northeast Florida Pool & Spa Golf Classic will be held Friday, April 13 on the Champions Course at Julington Creek Country Club.
Contact any of the Golf Event Coordinators for more info:
Marcia Scott: 904-458-7683 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Susan Landregan: 904-730-9555 or 904-322-0933
Lindsey Landregan: 904-730-9555 or 904-614-1059
FSPA Northeast Florida Chapter continues to be actively involved with the Safe Kids organization. We will be meeting in the coming months regarding a city-wide campaign to combat drownings as well as assisting in planning Safe Kids Day. The City of Jacksonville has committed to spending $1,000,000 to retro-fit numerous city pools with heaters to offer year-round swimming lessons. The FSPA Northeast Florida Chapter has been in touch with the Director of Parks and Recreations on how we can work together to continue to be a leader in providing free, or low cost, lessons to children. The Chapter is also working with the Jacksonville Sheriff’s office, Sheriff’s Watch Apartments division, to see how we can provide lifesaving equipment at apartment pools in low-income neighborhoods.
The Safe Kids Coalition is forming a Drowning Prevention Task Force. The first meeting was held Februaty 14 at the Safe Kids office at The Player Center. It is our plan to convene a community task force to increase prevention education in the upcoming year in Jacksonville and surrounding counties. Our goal is to decrease drowning incidents in northeast Florida through a wider range of prevention education shared by our task force members.
March 14: CPR Training
March 23-24: FSPA State Committee Meetings and Board Meeting
April 13: Golf Tournament
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