Health Care Services
Community Services

Swimming Pool

Contact: 617.740.2234 | |


The Dot House Health Pool; also called “The Dorchester Fountain of Youth” is located in the back of the Dot House and open year-round.

The Dothouse Health Pool of Dorchester offers swimming lessons for youth ages 3-18, catering to all swim levels. For the Swim Safe Program, we will be offering an increased number of classes for beginners. All swimmers must undergo a swim evaluation prior to enrollment.

Click the registration link to enroll today!

We offer a wide variety of recreational and
fitness programming including American Red Cross certified learn to swim program for children and adults, Water Babies (from 8months old to 3 years of age), Water Fitness for adults and seniors and our wonderful swim team the DHS
Stingrays of 50+ children (ages 5-17) of the community with Certified USA Swimming Head Coach Dirk.

Our heated pool is 25 yards in length with six lanes and boasts an average temperature of 82 degrees for your year round comfort! We have diverse aquatic staff who is dedicated to water safety!

We are closed on Sundays. Please call the Pool Office at 617-740-2234 or check the website for updates.

2024 Pool Schedule:

For our lap swimmers; we have very accommodating time slots for your aquatic workout preference! Our Aquatic facility also offers adult, youth, senior and family membership packages at competitive rates; some programs have a nominal fee.

Sign yourself up. We cover all the bases for all ages. Just fill out the application for Adults, Youth, or the Swim Programs. For those who are really advanced scroll down to learn about our champion-level swim team: the Stingrays!!

Stingrays Swim Team


The Dorchester House Stingrays are a USA-registered swim team in the New England Swimming LSC. The team is led by Head Coach Dirk Bovell. The team is comprised of Massachusetts residents ages 5-up. 

We are a year-round swim
Team that participates in swim meets both local and nationally.
Our mission is to be an essential team that enhances competitive swimming within the community.



Team Training


Dates & Time: Monday-Friday @ 5-7pm | Saturday @ 12-1:30pm

Pool location: DotHouse Health Pool | 1353 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester, MA 02122

DotHouse Stingrays has merchandise! Visit our online store for a variety of items and swim equipment

Go Stingrays!