Apartment Drowning Spurs Potentially Life-Saving ProgramTwenty-five children are taking swim lessons for protection because of a hard-learned lesson one year ago.
Drowning PreventionTexas ranks number one in the nation for child pool drownings and, since the beginning of June, 35 people in Fort Worth have drowned, which is twice as many as last year.
YMCA Camp Has Plan To Keep Campers Safe From HeatThere is a fixed schedule for filling water containers and getting the water to the campers.
When Watching Kids In The Pool, Where You Sit MattersA Fort Worth's YMCA aquatics specialist shared some advice for anyone who will be near a pool this holiday season.
Near Drowning At Fort Worth YMCAA 6-year-old boy has been taken to the hospital after a near drowning at a Fort Worth YMCA.
Dad Says YMCA Lost His Little Boy, Then Misled FamilyGeorge Tolbert says he was worried sick when he heard his 6-year-old son had gone missing from the care of the McDonald Community YMCA in southeast Fort Worth.
YMCA Turkey TrotThis year's YMCA Turkey Trot will again raise funds for those who can't afford the YMCA services. It also raises the hopes of anyone who has struggled with a major life setback.
New Alert System Added To This Year’s Dallas Turkey TrotOrganizers say changes to this year’s Dallas YMCA Turkey Trot will make the 46th annual event “a lot safer.”
Residents Expected To Fight New Apartments & YMCA MovingRevitalization plans in southeast Fort Worth are expected to draw a crowd at City Hall Tuesday night. As it stands, the YMCA on Berry Street could be moved and replaced with apartments.
Area Drownings Bring Attention To Swim Safety"Texas is now leading the nation in the number of children that we lose every summer,” says Jan Emler, founder of Emler Swim Schools. “It’s a terrible distinction for our state.”
YMCA Launches New Swim-Safety Training ProgramMemorial Day and swimming pools often go hand-in-hand and unfortunately so do drowning deaths. To help combat the problem the YMCA of Metropolitan Fort Worth has launched a new swim-safety training program.