Make a SPLASH at Easterseals!
Learn to swim in the Easterseals Warm Water Therapy Pool! Our small pool’s water temperature is 92°F, and the perfect environment for the littlest of swimmers. Our instructors are American Red Cross certified and classes are based upon the American Red Cross swimming progression. Parent-Tot has 10 parent-child pairs per class capacity. Lessons have 6 swimmers per class capacity. Classes meet one day a week for 30 minutes. Only classes canceled by Easterseals Central Illinois will be made up. Questions? Call: 309-686-1177 Ext: 2221
2022 Annual Schedule:
Winter, Spring, and Fall sessions are 8 weeks. Summer has two ½ sessions which are 4 weeks each. Sessions are followed by make-up week(s) for classes canceled by Easterseals Central Illinois.
Parent/Tot: Parents and children ages 6 months to 3 years. A perfect opportunity for you to bond with your infant, or get your toddler comfortable in the water. Parents are required in the pool with their children as they develop water acclimation and basic water skills. Classes meet one time per week for 30 minutes. $85.00 eight-week session. $45.00 four week summer session.
Learn to swim:
- Level 1 Introduction to Water Swills: No prerequisites, ages 4 and up. $85.00 eight-week session. $45.00 four-week summer session.
- Level 2 Fundamental Aquatic Skills: Prerequisites- Level 1 completed or has the following skills: Blow bubbles while bobbing 5 times * Front float (10 seconds) * Back float (10 seconds) * Comfortable with front crawl * Glide 2 body lengths on stomach * Learning to tread water * Comfortable with Chicken-Airplane-Soldier. $85.00 eight-week session. $45.00 four week summer session.
- Level 3 Stroke Development: Prerequisites - Level 2 completed or has the following skills: Bob (10 times) * Front crawl with breathing (full length & back) * Back crawl (full length & back) * Tread (15 seconds or more) * Knee surface dive with face in water * Retrieve an object from pool bottom (4 or 5 feet deep) * Torpedo 2 body lengths * Front float then roll to back float (both directions) * Familiar with back glide. $85.00 eight-week session. $45.00 four-week summer session.
Private and Semi Private Lessons:
Private Lessons: One on one instruction is available for swimmers of all ages. Participants are matched with an instructor and the 8 instructional sessions are schedule around pool availability and participant’s needs. 4 hours instruction time (normally 8 lessons 30 minutes each) $265.00 Call: 309-686-1177 Ext: 2221 for availability. Click here to register for private swim lessons
Semi Private Lessons: Small group instruction is available for swimmers of all ages. Participants organize and register as a group of 2-3 swimmers of similar abilities. Small groups are matched with instructor are schedule around pool availability and participant’s needs. Groups of 2-4 swimmers, 4 hours instructional time (normally 8 lessons 30 minutes each) $165.00 per swimmer Call: 309-686-1177 Ext: 2221 for availability. Click here to register for semi-private lessons
Facility Rental Package: Looking for pool party? Look no further than Easterseals Central Illinois! Ideal for birthday parties, scout groups, senior pool outings, or any other group looking to enjoy the warm water of our accessible facility. Our 2 hour facility rental includes: 1 hour access to a large indoor space for celebrations or group activities, and 1 hour access to the warm water pool and locker rooms, complete with lifeguard. Add additional time at a rate of $65.00 per 30 minute increment. Additional 15 minutes set-up and tear down time included, if more time is needed please rent additional time. $200.00 for 2 hours scheduled around pool availability +$65 per additional 30 minute time increment. Call 309-686-1177 Ext: 2221 or email email@example.com for evening and weekend availability! Click here to register after confirming your rental (contact us for availability BEFORE registering online)
Private Pool Rental: Rent the Warm Water Therapy pool for private use. Relax with the jets in the hot tub bump-out, or just enjoy our 92° water. Rental includes access to locker rooms, pool toys, floats, and life guard for duration of swim time. Available in 30 minute increments based on pool availability. Daytime and weekend hours are available. $65.00 per 30-minute time block around pool availability. Call 309-686-1177 Ext: 2221 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for evening and weekend availability! Click here to register after confirming your rental. (contact us for availability BEFORE registering online)
Warm Water Therapy Pool Rental: Easterseals Central Illinois is opening our therapy pool to community partners for therapy, therapy-related, and recreational activity rentals. This availability is intended for long term rentals recurring on a weekly or monthly basis, at a rate of $80.00 per hour. Therapy pool rentals include exclusive therapy pool access, associated locker room access, miscellaneous pool equipment (noodles, flotation belts, foam dumbbells, kick boards etc.), and on-duty lifeguard. Warm Water Therapy Pool Rentals are contingent on a signed agreement, and dependent on pool availability click here or call today! 309-686-1177 Ext: 2221
Adult Open Swim: Patients who have been discharged from physical or occupational therapy request a referral to the Easterseals Central Illinois Warm Water Therapy pool for continued self-guide maintenance therapy. Punch cards can be purchased $50.00 for 10 visits and are non-refundable non-returnable.
- Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 12:00-1:00 pm
- Tuesday, Thursday: 8:00-9:00 am
Family Open Swim: Friday 4:00-7:00 pm: Unstructured swimming time for people with disabilities, Easterseals families, as well as Parent-Tot and Learn to swim participants and their families. $10.00 for single adults and families, $15 for 2 adults and family.