The funeral will take place at Cannon Hill Chapel, Canley Crematorium, on Monday 6th August 2018, at 2.15pm At Mother's request, we would ask for no flowers please, but donations for 'Hearing Dogs for the Deaf
' will be gratefully received, and may be left at the service.
The duck race on the Nith, organised by Dumfries Lions, Round Table and Rotary, raised PS2,500 for Hearing Dogs for the Deaf
. The cheque was to be used to train a dog for a deaf person in the region
This month it's in aid of Hearing Dogs For the Deaf
. A coffee morning is held every last Saturday of the month.
18 MONTHS OF TRAINING | Hearing Dogs for the Deaf
, set up in 1982, trains dogs to alert deaf |people to sounds they can't hear.
ree volunteers from Hearing Dogs for the Deaf
visited the sta to chat about their lives and the dierence the dogs make.
"It wasn't until later, when I was referred to the Ear, Nose and Throat Hospital in Birmingham, that anything was done about it." After learning about the charity Hearing Dogs for the Deaf
, Diana applied for a pup.
The Hearing Dogs for the Deaf
charity are seeking people to look after the pups before they undergo intensive training to help those with impaired hearing.
Ozzy, left, a Chinese Crested breed and a member of the Hearing Dogs for the Deaf
team, during a rehearsal of the team's display at Crufts earlier this year
EASTENDERS star Pam St Clement is swapping life in Walford to help train guide dogs for the deaf
NEADS, which provides service dogs for the deaf
and disabled, was also recognized.
Joan left pounds 1.5million to charities including the British Heart Foundation, Age Concern Scotland, The Chartered Society of Physiotherapists Benevolent Fund, The British Red Cross, and Hearing Dogs for the Deaf
, She also left pounds 5,000 to her local swimming pool while Kirkcudbright's Health Centre and Greyfriars Episcopal Church also benefit.
Hazel the dog leapt aboard a steam traction car with Tony Batten, Dean Rogers and Steve Baldock, who are travelling from John O'Groats to Lands End to raise cash for Hearing Dogs for the Deaf