StreetWaves’ Aquatics Enrichment Program is designed to provide swimming, surfing, ocean safety skills, environmental education, social skill development and mentorship during after-school hours. Our innovative and exciting program supports youth to achieve higher self-esteem, develop personal life skills and engage in empowering lessons and educational ocean activities that provide an inspiring new experience. We offer valuable time with youth mentors trained in conscious communication and positive feedback where we engage students in a fun and productive manner in a safe haven away from domesticated risk factors. We also teach important skills to prevent bullying and use teachable moments to work through life’s challenges together.
Our programs operate from school dismissal until 6 PM, Monday through Friday, on each school day throughout the school year. Transportation to and from the ocean is provided from our approved daily meet up location at or near the school. Our mentorship program is designed to accommodate participants for consecutive 9-week periods throughout the entirety of the school year. Our instructors are Red Cross certified Lifeguards each of whom have completed StreetWaves' mentorship training and passed level 3 background checks. Nutritious meals and refreshments are provided daily as well as homework assistance and anti-bullying coaching. American Red Cross Junior Lifeguard certifications can be earned by student participants at the end of the 9-week Aquatics Enrichment Program.
StreetWaves’ Summer Swim & Surf Camp is an extension of our awesome aquatics enrichment program! Designed to provide swimming, surfing, ocean safety skills, environmental education, social skill development and mentorship during the summertime, our innovative and exciting camp is fun and exciting. StreetWaves empowers youth through educational marine based programming that is enriching and effective. Our active program gets youth off the streets and involved in waves of opportunity. The majesty of the sea and the mastery of the ocean cultivate essential life-skills and supports the development of character, courage, and self-esteem while integrating student participants with an expanded diverse community.
Deerfield Beach Summer Swim and Surf Camp, Monday through Friday, commences on June 18th through August 10th. Monday, Tuesday will be swim lesson days and Wednesday, Thursday and Friday will be surfing days on the beach. Our unique and effective summer camp is designed to accommodate 10 daily attending student participants from the Deerfield Beach / Pompano Beach area for 2 week periods throughout the summer break. Nutritious meals and refreshments are available daily. Our instructors are Red Cross certified Lifeguards each of whom have completed StreetWaves' mentorship training and passed level 3 background checks.
StreetWaves offers customized swimming, surfing and stand-up paddleboarding lessons for groups and individuals. We have partnered with Airbnb's Social Impact Experiences to offer you a unique 2 hour professional surfing lesson that is approved by the World Surf League. The ocean is our playground here in South Florida and water sports have long had a healing effect on the mind, body and soul. Learn to surf today with one of our American Red Cross Lifeguard certified Instructors. All ages welcome.
Join our team for complimentary meet ups along the coast at various surf breaks. Join our mailing list today for more information about Saturday Session schedule and location. Look for our big yellow StreetWaves tent when you arrive. Surfboards, surfing equipment, professional instructions and coaching provided. Ages 4-24 welcome.