Organization: Ministry of Health, St. Lucia

Project title: Ear and Hearing Health-Raising the awareness

Regions: Saint Lucia

Outline of the event:

Hearing outreach services: conduct ear and hearing assessment at special education schools, noise prone work establishments
Education- facilitate education sessions on ear and hearing health in communities, schools and various media platforms
Training- conduct training of health care workers on the new ear and hearing manual and handbook to be launched by WHO
Networking: facilitate stake holders ( government, non governmental and faith based leaders) meetings for improvement and standardization of ear and hearing care in St. Lucia

Submitter: Sharon Tench-Norbal