Thornhill drop-in move1 Oct 2018
The Thornhill drop-in sessions have moved location (permanently) to the Fire Station on Kinnell Street, Thornhill DG3 4JN. The drop-in sessions will be held at the same time of 10am – 12noon on the first Wednesday of the month. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
Voluntary Action Fund23 Jul 2018
We would like to say a HUGE thank you to the Voluntary Action Fund for their support and belief in our group and all the help we provide for those in D&G with a hearing impairment. THANK YOU to everyone involved in making this happen!!
Alpha Solway9 Jul 2018
We would like to say a massive thank you to Alpha Solway for their very kind donation of £250 – we are extremely grateful for their sincere generosity.
Thank You25 Jun 2018
We would like to say a huge thank you to the various organisations that have donated large sums of money to the group within the last couple of months. Your contributions have been overwhelmingly kind and will go a long way to help us to deliver our services to those who are hard of hearing across Dumfries and Galloway. Thank…
Volunteers Week 20187 Jun 2018
This week is Volunteers week, and to mark the occasion we have nominated 6 of our most hardworking volunteers for the VOSCARS (D&G) 2018 awards, hosted by Third Sector, Dumfries and Galloway. These volunteers were nominated in three categories: Equalities Award 2018 – for their hard work and dedication to creating a more deaf aware community across D&G. The Community Spirit Award…
Lockerbie Time Change30 Apr 2018
As of 19th June 2018 both of our drop-in sessions in Lockerbie will run from 10am until 12noon. The days will remain the same: Third and Fourth Tuesday of every month. The Location will stay the same: Lockerbie Medical Practice, Victoria Gardens. We look forward to seeing you there.
Langholm time changed13 Feb 2018
Our Langholm drop-in session at Thomas Hope Hospital will be opening slightly later from now on at a new time of 1pm-3pm. The drop-in will continue to be held on the last Tuesday of the month.
MP visit to Kelloholm31 Jan 2018
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MSP Visit to Annan26 Jan 2018
Scottish Labour MSP, Colin Smyth, joined our social drop-in session in St Andrews Church Hall in Annan on Monday. Colin was able to meet volunteers and service users, and had the opportunity see the fantastic work volunteers from the Dumfries and Galloway Hard of Hearing Group do for the community. Pictured below (Left to right) Jack Houston (Volunteer), John Bickett…
Christmas Hamper Winner22 Dec 2017
We are delighted to announce that the winner of the 2017 Christmas Hamper is our very own Beatrice McIntyre of Newton Stewart (pictured with husband Colin). Various items from the hamper were donated by Tesco in Annan and the wine was donated by volunteers in Thornhill. Thank you to everyone who sold & bought raffle tickets, as we have raised…