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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.

June 2021

Sound Sleep Online

Sleep Scotland
Our Sound Sleep Online training course is adapted from Sleep Scotland’s popular Sound Sleep training day. Everyone who attends via Zoom will receive a teaching resource pack for professionals working with...
22nd June Online

Payments for children in Scotland

CPAG in Scotland
A range of new support has been introduced for children in Scotland alongside the UK system in recent years. The new Scottish child payment is available to an estimated 194,000 children in Scotland, but a...
22nd June Online Families & young people

Christie Plus Ten: Are we smoothing the hard edges?

The Robertson Trust
June 2011. A landmark report has arrived on the desks of Holyrood’s newly-elected MSPs. Its call is short and sharp: if public services in Scotland are to meet the scale of the country’s social and economic...

Receiving and Giving Feedback Well

World of Work Project
In the session, we will run through the principle of receiving and giving feedback well in a variety of contexts. We will provide simple action points managers can adopt to improve their practice as well as...
22nd June Online Management

Benefits overview

CPAG in Scotland
Most people will claim a social security benefit at some point in their lives. This course is for anyone new to helping people navigate their way through the benefits system or who want an overview of the...
23rd June Online Families & young people

Using PSED to further the aims of your organisation

Equality and Human Rights Commission
An interactive webinar exploring how Scottish third-sector organisations can use the Public Sector Equality Duty (PSED) to deliver change.

A Community Wealth Fund for Scotland?

This conversation comes at a time when the UK Government has brought forward legislation to expand the dormant assets scheme, which would release an estimated £880m across the UK, with a share devolved to...
23rd June Online

Online - Meeting today’s volunteering challenges

Organisations change and adapt over time, and never more so than in recent months. Therefore, it is important volunteering is reviewed so it matches the needs of your organisation and the expectations of...
24th June Online

Property options in a post pandemic world

The world of work may have changed forever, with the Coronavirus pandemic normalising remote working. As lockdown restrictions ease many organisations are considering a hybrid remote-office model and are...
24th June Online

Venue to Virtual - with a difference

Disabled Living
What is it?A FREE week-long virtual event featuring over 50 of the most prestigious and award-winning companies, demonstrating their equipment and highlighting their services.Who is it for?People of all ages...
28th June Online Health & social care