Aims of the Association

  • To promote the use of the Halliwick concept to teach swimming to people with disabilities.


  • To support the development of Swimming Clubs to teach people with disabilities to swim.


  • To train teachers, therapists, swimming teachers, other professional staff, carers, parents and voluntary workers in the techniques of the Halliwick concept.


  • To encourage swimming competitions for people with disability. This may be at club, regional, national or international level.