Irvine Seniors Forum are inviting residents to an open meeting to discuss isolation, loneliness and information on benefits.

The event takes place on Monday, September 2, between 10.30am and 3.30pm at the Volunteer Rooms.

Speakers on the day include Ruth Maguire MSP, Barbara Connor from The Ayrshire Community Trust, Isabel Marr – senior manager long term conditions – and Heather Smith from Age Scotland.

Tea and coffee will be provided and there will be a free light lunch. In addition, there will also be a raffle.

For more information contact Ian Wallace by calling 07796 613480.