900 OGDEN AVE. #274,
DOWNERS GROVE, IL 60515
What makes Diveheart unique?
As a non-profit 501 C3 volunteer driven organization we use the unique equalizing benefits of inner space ( underwater ) through scuba therapy to help build confidence independence and self-esteem in veterans and others with disabilities. We use the wonder of the water column to give freedom to those who struggle on land. Diveheart leads the world in helping to facilitate scuba therapy research with university medical centers around the country and has the leading adaptive scuba training program in the world for scuba instructors, divers who want to be adaptive buddies and those with disabilities ( adaptive divers ).
Who can sign up to participate?
Veterans with disabilities and family members
What type of activity?
Adaptive scuba diving, research, training, trips and free Diveheart Scuba Experience programs in pools
How Much Does It Cost?
Pool sessions are free and trips can be subsidized in part or full based on need
How long does activity last?
Pool sessions are about 3 hours on average…trips can be three to seven days.
What if I need help getting there? Travel and lodging?
Scholarships can help offset air and lodging, but no local car transportation to events another service would have to get them to the pool.
Where to do I sign up to participate, what info is needed?
Do you have a calendar of future events?