International Council for Education of People with Visual Impairment, European region

National Page of Norway

National representative

Beate Heide, head of section
Statped midt, Department of Visual Impairment
Phone: +47 72879310
Mobile: +47 95134930
Post address: Statped postmottak, Postboks 113, 3081 HOLMESTRAND, Norway
Visiting Address: Søbstadveien 65, 7088 Heimdal, Norway
E-mail: beate.heide at

Educational institutions

The National Service for Special Needs Education (Statped)

Statped is made up of four regions and a main office located in Oslo.

Statped enables children, young people and adults, with special educational needs, to be given the opportunity to become active participants within education, work and society.

Statped work in six defined core areas:

Statped is a national agency under the Norwegian Directorate for Education and Training.

The Directorate is the executive agency for the Ministry of Education and Research.

Statped (Head Office)
Post address: Postboks 2814 Solli, 0204 Oslo, Norway
Visit address: Sommerrogata 13-15, 0255 Oslo, Norway
Phone: +47 22 02 95 00


Other institutions

NLB - library of talking books and braille