Program makes a splash

Walking in Water participants Dianne Cross and Maureen Gibson.

Walking in Water participants Dianne Cross and Maureen Gibson.

Every week during the hottest part of the year, Mildura Waves runs Vision Australia’s Learn N Do recreational program for people with low vision.

Vision Australia recreational support worker Janice Barnes said since she started the Walking in Water activity with the group in 2015, she had seen positive changes in the clients.

“Walking in Water has given them confidence in the water, which is something many of them didn’t have when we first started,” Ms Barnes said.

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