Borders sensory service supported by volunteers

Volunteers have given up nearly 10,000 hours to support people with sight or hearing loss in the Scottish Borders.

They help-out a Galashiels based charity that provides a services for people with visual impairments, and information and equipment to people needing hearing aids.

The volunteers have now been recognised for the life-changing work they do.

Jenny Longden has this report.

Find out how you could volunteer here


Volunteers help Borders sensory service

People with sight and hearing loss in the Scottish Borders are volunteering to help others in a similar situation. Nearly 60 people volunteer for BLISS, a Galashiels based sensory service that provides counselling, information and advice.