Free drop-in service for hearing aid users in Bishopbriggs

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Special visit

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Strathkelvin and Bearsden MSP Fiona McLeod had a couple of special guests at the Scottish Parliament recently - Action for Hearing Loss’s Irene Fyfe and her hearing dog Muffin.

They were telling her about a drop-in service at Bishopbriggs Library on the first Monday of the month from 10am-noon for hearing aid users.

The service gives access to free maintenance, information and support for NHS hearing aid wearers.

Ms McLeod said: “I met with local Action for Hearing Loss volunteer Irene Fyfe a number of times, but most recently she was telling me about the launch of the new service for hearing aid users in East Dunbartonshire.

“Irene wears a hearing aid herself and has the help of a hearing dog – Muffin – in her day-to-day business, but she dedicates her time to helping other users get the most out of their hearing aid and live life to the max.”