Recreational Water Illnesses

Security for Swimmers

The Cooper County Public Health Center provides important information that recreational swimmers, boaters, and others can use when out on or in the water. By adhering to these guidelines, you can seriously reduce the chance of illness and infection, and keep both yourself and your loved safe and enjoying the warm weather!

Take some time to review some of the TOP recommendations and FAQs below to learn how you can have a safe experience when the weather turns warm:

Healthy Swimming

Steps for Swimmers & Rules for Parents

For more information concerning what you can do to promote healthy time in the water, please contact the Cooper County Public Health Center at 660-882-2626.