SwimAbility Hamilton

A registered chapter of SWAM Canada. This is a volunteer student initiative organization of McMaster University which provides affordable one-on-one swimming lessons for children with disabilities in Hamilton.

Lessons run from 30 to 45 minutes with 8 lessons offered per session in the pool.

Lessons are only offered at the Hamilton Downtown Family YMCA Pool, located at 79 James Street South.

YMCA of Hamilton, Burlington, and Brantford - Pool
79 James St S
Hamilton, ON
L8P 2Z1
Hours: Sat 11 am-2 pm
Dates: Offered during the Autumn and Winter, no lessons are offered during the Summer.
Phone: 1 888 530 5618 Ext. 9


Age 2 years to 18 years; Children with disabilities


Contact for information




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Primary Contact Person

Dhruv Gupte, Vice President

Areas Served

Hamilton (City of)

Agency Type

Non Profit