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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.

October 2020

Diwali Dinner

Scottish Love in Action
Scottish Love in Action (SLA) are asking people to enjoy a Diwali Dinner with their household (and to invite friends and family online/over Zoom to join them) any night in November, to raise funds for the...

Online - Accredited management and leadership: Managing beyond a crisis

SCVO
In partnership, SCVO and Challenges Catalyst are pleased to offer a Chartered Management Institute (CMI )Level 5 (Equivalent to SCQF Level 8) certificate in Management and Leadership qualification to SCVO...
27th October Online event Management

Care-experienced young people and the benefits system

CPAG in Scotland
Many young people who have been ‘looked after’ by the local authority are subject to special social security rules. Some are excluded from income-related benefits and instead the local authority is responsible...
29th October Online event Social justice & poverty

DigiShift - How and why of evaluating digital services + digital tools to help

SCVO
This month’s DigiShift focuses on an often overlooked area of digital service delivery - how to effectively measure if it is working or not.We are joined by a range of experts from the world of research...
29th October Online event

DigiShift - How and why of evaluating digital services + digital tools to help

SCVO
This month’s DigiShift focuses on an often overlooked area of digital service delivery - how to effectively measure if it is working or not.We are joined by a range of experts from the world of research...
29th October Online event
November 2020

Governance and Charity Law

ACIE
Sarah A. Smith will lead a seminar on current best practice for Independent Examiners focussing on Governance and Charity Law.
3rd November Online event Funding & finance

Universal credit - an introduction

CPAG in Scotland
How can you help your service users manage universal credit? Supporting people with an online system, especially if you are working from home, can be difficult. You do not need to be an expert to make a...
3rd November Online event Social justice & poverty

National Youth Work Conference - Youth Work 2020: Resilient Resourceful and Reim

YouthLink Scotland
The youth work sector has responded with energy and commitment. Together we have supported young people and communities, developed new partnerships and found innovative ways to maintain positive relationships...

Supporting children and young people who internalise their distress

Children in Scotland
Join us to learn about recognising, supporting and communicating effectively with children who internalise their distress.
3rd November

Supporting children and young people who internalise their distress

Children in Scotland
Join us to learn about recognising, supporting and communicating effectively with children who internalise their distress.
3rd November Online event Families & young people