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The voice of Scotland’s vibrant voluntary sector

Published by Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

TFN is published by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. Registration number SC003558.

Susan Smith

Posts by Susan Smith

Campaigns Manager, SCVO
Susan Smith is campaigns manager for the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations. She has worked as a journalist for twenty years across a range of publications including Which, The Scotsman and the Edinburgh Evening News.

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Young people exposed to alcohol marketing are more likely to start drinking, more likely to drink heavily and more likely to develop a problem

Susan Smith says charities struggling to stay afloat are in an abusive relationship with funders and stakeholders

There is still a way to go in ensuring the third sector is perceived as an equal player in Scottish society but the first minister is optimistic

Former Dr Who Peter Capaldi was the star attraction at one of Edinburgh's most impressive fundraising events

National Lottery Community Fund gives out 16 grants to older people's groups across Scotland

Most adults back a children charity's call to create a regulator to enforce social media firms to protect children from dangerous content

A new report explores ways Scotland can learn from international pilot programmes exploring how to provide a basic income for all citizens

Key Scottish charities are to be involved in implementing the Scottish Government's first loneliness strategy

An Edinburgh youth charity is offering safe and comfortable short-term accommodation to young people in crisis