|Halliwick Association of Swimming
Therapy - ASTRA 14
The Halliwick Association of Swimming Therapy promotes all
aspects of swimming for people with a disability in Britain
The Irish Halliwick clubs are affiliated into a regional
association - ASTRA 14. There are approx. 140 affiliated
clubs and there are links to groups in Europe, Australia
and United States.
All officers are volunteers and receive no remuneration
for their work. This is also true of our instructors and
Our funds come from corporate and personal donations, course
fees and fund-raising events. Kildare County Council has
supported the Starfish club for many years and now also
supports North Star.
The Irish clubs in ASTRA 14 includes:
Clarenbridge, Co. Galway.
· Viking, Waterford.
· Dolphin, Ferryhouse, South Tipperary.
· Starfish, Monasterevin, Co. Kildare.
· North Star, Celbridge, Co. Kildare.
· Also:groups in Kilkenny, Limerick