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Fundraising Lunch – Raising Funds

SISG raised an amazing £379 for the charity at a Fundraising Lunch at the Carlton Hotel in Ayr on Wed 6th Nov 2019.  There were 44 individuals who attended and enjoyed hearing about the work of SISG throughout Ayrshire.

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Dorothy McRobert from SISG Receives Award

We are delighted to announce that Dorothy McRobert (Hearing Loss Officer) from SISG received a “Commitment to Communication” Award from Deaf Scotland to recognise her ongoing work with individuals struggling with Hearing Loss in Ayrshire.

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SISG Nominated for Award

SISG was nominated for a Deaf Scotland award on Friday 15th March in Glasgow for “Outstanding Practice, Innovation and Dedication to Sensory Loss and Inclusion.

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Managing Your Sight Loss

Manage You Sight Loss This project funded by RS MacDonald Trust provides one to one coaching on techniques designed to help individuals cope better with their sight loss and everyday activities.  Providing 3 x hourly visits within people’s homes or within our office.  For more information please e-mail Fiona Cavens on vols@sisg.co.uk or phone 01292-266791 […]

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Manage your hearing loss

FREE SERVICE Why not come along to one of our small, friendly groups? Available in Ayr (Hospital) Largs (TocH Hall) Troon (Old Parish Church) and Galston Community Hall You can learn: Skills on how to best manage the stress associated with hearing loss how to cope when it’s difficult to hear to lipread people who […]

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‘Connections Cafes’

DO YOU HAVE SIGHT OR HEARING LOSS? Join Our ‘Connections Cafes’ Prestwick – The Carlton Hotel 187 Ayr Road, Prestwick, KA9 1TP 1st Wednesday of every month 10.30 till 12.00 Irvine – Puffer Café Montgomery Street, Irvine 3rd Thursday of every month 10.30 till 12.00 *Please note these groups operate from Feb – June + […]

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Follow Up Hearing Aid Workshops

IF YOU HAVE JUST RECEIVED A NEW HEARING AID AND WISH TO RECEIVE FURTHER HELP ON THE PRACTICAL WORKINGS OF YOUR AID THEN PLEASE ATTEND ONE OF THE FOLLOWING WORKSHOPS. WED 13TH MARCH – AYR EDUCATION SUITE (10AM-12PM) (ROOM 2) WED 8TH MAY – CROSSHOUSE ALEXANDER FLEMING SUITE (10AM-12PM) (ROOM 2B) WED 10TH JULY – […]

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Sudden Hearing Loss Intervention

“Sudden Hearing Loss Early Intervention” – Providing one to one advice & mentoring service for those who overnight or suddenly have lost their hearing.  Advice, Support, Information, Onward Referral, Signposting etc.  

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NEW FUNDING – S.I.S.G. Charity (Ayrshire)

S.I.S.G. (Sensory Impaired Support Group) Charity based in Ayrshire have just reeived news that they have received 3 years grant funding of £118.363 from the Big Lottery for their new development project.  The name is the new project is “Reducing Loneliness & Developing Management of Stress for Older People with Sensory Loss”. With this funding […]

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Action on Hearing Loss Information Event

Action on Hearing Loss held an information event at Troon Walker Halls on Thursday 15th March.  Denise McClung, Project Manager of SISG Charity was there to inform local residents of the services that we provide and offer them advice to help them participate in these services.

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