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Below find available resources for parents, athletes, coaches, admin/officials and those with disabilities that have been approved by Illinois Swimming. You may notice that some resources are listed under each group and some are more specific to one group. If you have a resource you'd like to share with us, please send an email to Coach Dave.

Illinois Swimming Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Website

USA Swimming Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Website

Parents

Black Kids Swim 

Glossary of LGBTQ+ Terms

Illinois Food Pantries

Latinos Progresando

Mental Health Resources for Parents and Caregivers

Move United Sport

Parent 2 Parent

Pronouns Matter

Stop AAPI Hate

The Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago

The Genderbread Person

The Privilege of Play - Swimming

 

Athletes

Black Kids Swim 

Coming Out LGB+

Coming Out Transgender & Non-Binary

Glossary of LGBTQ+ Terms

Pronouns Matter

Teen Central

The Genderbread Person

The Privilege of Play - Swimming

The Tribe Wellness Community

Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Warm Line 


 

Coaches

African American Resource Guide

Asian American Resource Guide

Beyond Diversity 

Diversity in Aquatics

Hispanic-Latinx Resource Guide - English

Hispanic-Latinx Resource Guide - Spanish

Including Swimmers with a Disability: A Guide for Coaches

Move United Sport

Native American Resource Guide

Positive Coaching Alliance

Pronouns Matter

Starting Your DEI Strategy

The Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago

The Genderbread Person

Tips for Including Disabled Athletes

Coaching Athletes with Hidden Disabilities


 

Officials/Administration

ADA National Network Guidelines for Writing About/Referring to People with Disabilities

Beyond Diversity 

Diversity in Aquatics

Empowered Swimming Inc.

Glossary of LGBTQ+ Terms

Illinois Food Pantries

Latinos Progresando

Pronouns Matter

Starting Your DEI Strategy

Stop AAPI Hate

The Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago

The Genderbread Person


 

Disability

AAPM&R Directory of Organizations for Athletes with Disabilities

Best Buddies

Challenged Athletes Foundation

Great lakes adaptive sports association

Illinois Disability Resources and Advocacy Organizations

Move United Sport

Paralympics

Parent 2 Parent

Special Olympics