MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Warmer South Florida temperatures mean more days for cooling off in the water and that comes with some risks.

Officials are urging water safety, especially when it comes to children.

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Miami-Dade Parks and the Niklaus Children’s hospital held their 12th Annual Summer Safety Splash in Miami on Saturday.

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The event provided parents and children with resources on swimming lessons, rescue and water safety demonstrations, poison prevention and much more.

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Click on your county of residnence to find out where you can get swimming lessons: Miami-Dade and Broward.

CBSMiami.com Team