Waves for Change helps kids rediscover themselves
The team of about 50 children from impoverished communities around Buffalo City Metro were selected through their respective schools to be part of the therapeutic Waves For Change programme.
The programme, which boasts an impressive background in swimming coaching and administration, has been praised for transforming the lives of the young participants who were at first perceived to have behavioural issues.
Waves for Change founder, Tim Connibear, said at the East London launch this year that the programme builds trust, respect and communication skills in children who have experienced trauma like abuse, neglect and violence by teaching them to focus on something positive.
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