Sensory Support Service

Assistive Technology Webinars

CALL Scotland provide free assistive technology webinars covering a variety of topics. Webinars are held on Wednesdays 4:00-4:30pm. Upcoming topics include – Pocket Phonics stories Book Creator What’s new in Eye Gaze Exploring the iPad’s Switch For more information and to book your place visit the CALL Scotland website –

Me Too! Magazine

MeToo! is a magazine put together by a group of parents of children with Additional Support Needs.  It has a wide variety of information about different activities on offer across North East Scotland for children and young people with Additional Support Needs. “As parents ourselves of children with Additional Support Needs, we were becoming increasingly… Read more Me Too! Magazine


Sensational Parents and Carers – VSS Coffee Mornings. It was great to catch up with parents at our December coffee morning at the VSS base in Brimmond School. We hope you all had a lovely Christmas break and are looking forward to the year ahead. VSS Coffee Mornings January to March 2017. Special event coffee… Read more VSS COFFEE MORNING

Mindfulness at VSS

The VSS team have had a great introductory session on Mindfulness from Alison Mathers, Educational Psychologist.  There is a lot of research on the benefits of being mindful – for us as individuals as well as others around us.  It was interesting to hear of the link between mindfulness and emotional resilience. For more information,… Read more Mindfulness at VSS

Aberdeen pupil writes for Haggeye Junior magazine

Check out the article (page 10 – 14) on Tremendous Technology from our very own Eilidh Morrison in the latest edition of the Haggeye Junior magazine. Eilidh has become a regular contributor to Haggeye publications where she shares her experiences of life as a young person with a visual impairment.    

Kids Out 2016

On Wednesday 8th June, children from the Sensory Support Service once again enjoyed their time at Kids Out.  The day which is organised by Rotary Clubs around the North East, involved things such as looking at animals, bouncy castles, face painting,  a climbing wall and horse riding. Here are some quotes from the children about what… Read more Kids Out 2016

Sensory Support Service Newsletter

Click on the link below for  our 2016 Sensory Support Newsletter with some  added photo content below   Photos Parents Information Evening            Dalguise 2016               HSS Peer Support