Posts Tagged ‘NHS Ayrshire & Arran’

Volunteering Opportunity with North, East and South Ayrshire Library Services

October 6, 2014


Health Information Buddy


To raise awareness amongst support groups and community groups of how libraries can support health and wellbeing. This project will run between November 2014 and March 2015 with 2 posts available in each local authority area: East, North and South Ayrshire being recruited.


  • To scope local support groups and community groups to target and to feedback to the Project Team, and to plan sessions in conjunction with Project Team.
  • To undertake awareness raising sessions to highlight services on offer from Library Service within chosen local authority area.
    •  Each Buddy to deliver 6 sessions to support groups or community groups throughout duration of the project to raise awareness of library services amongst these groups.
  • To report on sessions to Project Team and participate in the final evaluation process.

To have an application pack and application form sent to you, please email your contact details to:

Closing date: 3rd November 2014 at 5pm


Do you wear NHS hearing aids? Come to the FREE walk-in hearing aid clinic at Troon Library

May 1, 2013

Unknown-1The free clinic provides:

• new batteries and new earmould tubing
• advice on how to use and clean your hearing aids • information on services that can help you

Your local service is available at: Troon Library, 5 South Beach, Troon KA10 6EF


  • Tuesday 7th May 2013 2-4pm
  • Tuesday 4th June 2013 2-4pm
  • Tuesday 2nd July 2013 2-4pm
  • Tuesday 6th August 2013 2-4pm
  • Tuesday 3rd September 2013 2-4pm

If you require further information contact Donna McSwiggan, Project Coordinator on 01563 539900 or email