To discover why the work which Abbey’s Hope Charity carries out is so important, continue reading to discover a few key reasons why you should choose to support Abbey’s Hope Charity.
Why you should support Abbey’s Hope Charity:
Abbey’s Hope Charity was founded after the avoidable death of six year old Abbey Taylor:
In 2008, six year old Abbey Taylor lost her life after she innocently sat on a drain in a public wading pool which was poorly maintained and which ripped Abbey’s intestines from her body. Abbey lived for 9 months after her accident, during which she received not one by sixteen seperate surgeries. On March of 2008, Abbey Taylor lost her life as the result of the injuries which she sustained in her horrific accident just 9 months earlier.
Scott and Tracey Taylor, Abbey’s parents fulfilled Abbey’s wishes of setting up a charity which would try and prevent such accidents from occurring in the future. If you are touched by Abbey’s stories it’s well worth supporting Abbey’s Hope Charity, which is her legacy.
Their mission is to ensure that pools are safe for kids:
One of the primary missions of Abbey’s Hope Charity is to ensure that more pools, including public pools are properly maintained and are held to strict regulations, to ensure that no more kids will end up losing their lives like Abbey. If you believe that all pools should be properly maintained and regulated, it’s well worth finding out how you can help assist Abbey’s Hope Charity and their projects.
Abbey’s Hope Charity hopes to educate individuals about the importance of pool safety:
One of Abbey’s Hope Charity’s key tasks is running public campaigns in order to ensure that more individuals are educated about the importance or pool safety.
Abbey’s Hope Charity also speaks out about the issue of pool entrapment:
As Abbey died as the result of wounds which she sustained when she was entrapped in a pool drain, Abbey’s Hope Charity also wishes to educate the masses about the issue of pool entrapment. An issue which most individuals are completely unaware of.
So if you’re convinced of the importance of educating the public at large about the dangers of pool entrapment and the importance of pool safety, you can’t go wrong following your heart and supporting Abbey’s Hope Charity. Especially if you’re a parent and can’t imagine the pain which Abbey’s parents Scott and Tracey Taylor must of gone through, losing their little girl.