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Phone Number: 01603 704040
Fax Number: 01603 704047
Minicom Number: 01603 704044
Email: sensorysupport@norfolk.gov.uk

Glue Ear Training

Professionals, Children & Young People, Parent / Carer, 25th January 1:30pm - 25th January 4:30pm
Glue Ear Training







Glue ear affects up to 20% of pre-school and reception aged children at any one time, and up to 80% of all children before the age of 10 years. Glue ear usually resolves spontaneously within 3 months. However, 30-40% of children have recurrent episodes and 5-10% of episodes last for more than a year. During this time, and without appropriate awareness and support, glue ear canal so have a significant impact on a child's language development and educational attainment.Some groups of children are known to be at risk of having long-term glue ear e.g. those born with a cleft palate or Down's syndrome.

Virtual School Sensory Support are offering half a day’s training to ensure staff have a basic understanding of glue ear, its prevalence and impact.

This training welcomes SENDCOs, class and subject teachers and teaching assistants

Bookings should be made through Educator Solutions Website or by contacting Claire Hogston(ICT / Resources Assistant) on 01603 223499, or email sensorysupport@norfolk.gov.uk

Please download here for the details