Welcome to Carissa’s Caution!


Working to spread the word on swim safety in natural bodies of water!

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Drowning Safety Fact of the Month

 

Love to hit the water on a boat? Take time today to be as safe as possible!  Sign up for a boating safety course, discuss boating safety with any guests going on the water with you, and make it a boat rule that riders must wear a lifejacket!

 

About Us

We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to preventing childhood drownings. We do this by educating children and parents on when and where it’s safe to swim. We also help other families who have been affected by the tragedy of drowning by raising awareness of all types – pools, entrapments, boatings, etc.

We are inspired by a beautiful, high-spirited girl named Carissa Babcock, who died at 9 years old while swimming in a river. Her death, and all drownings, are 100% preventable. Help us keep any more children from drowning!

Learn more about Carissa

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safety tips

Learn what CARISSA stands for!

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