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Organization: Society of Polish Otorhinolaryngologists, Phoniatrists and Audiologists (TOFAP)

Project title: Hear me! Educational lessons for kindegarten and school children

Primary region: EUR

Country: Poland

Event Description:

The activities called ‘Hear me! Educational lessons for kindegarten and school children’ are focused on children from kindegartens and primary schools. The aim of the project is to popularise the knowledge about good hearing, hearing preservation and provention of hearing diseases among children. Understanding the ways of damaging hearing and possible ways of prevention is crucial in modern world, where children are sourranded by noise, loud sounds (e.g. in headphones, etc.). Education about quality of hearing should begin in the kindegarten. Teaching young children about risks and prevention of hearing and voice is a key element in the public health. Hearing screening tests will be also performed in children from 5 y.o. (higher group in the kindegarten and primary school).

Submitter: Piotr Henryk Skarzynski