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The Drowning Prevention Coalition


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The DPC's Mission: To prevent drowning, near-drowning and other water-related incidents in Palm Beach County by educating residents on water safety and basic rescue techniques.

The number one cause of drowning in both Palm Beach County and the U.S. is Unsupervised Water Activity.

Ages 1-4 have the highest drowning rate in Palm Beach County*.
    * based on population
    * Source: Palm Beach County Medical Examiner records and the Office of Economic and Demographic Research

Find Us


Mailing Address

  • Drowning Prevention Coalition of Palm Beach County
    405 Pike Rd
    West Palm Beach, Fl 33411
  • Email: Drowning Prevention Coalition
  • Phone: 561.616.7068
  • Fax: 561.616.7084

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