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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.

May 2024 (ongoing)

Transforming Leadership Programme 2024

The Transforming Leadership Programme is back! Updated to support our members with the complex challenges in the fast-moving environment they are leading their organisations through in 2024. Led by Joette...
2 May Online Management

How do you know if you are making a difference? a practical approach to understa

Matter of Focus
If you’re struggling to bring together and evidence the story of how your work makes a difference to people and communities, this webinar that will introduce a practical and meaningful approach that helps you...
14 May Online
June 2024

Boundaries Contracting and Containment (Online) - 12 & 26 June 2024

Health in Mind
Boundaries, Contracting and ContainmentThis course is for those working with services users or clients who may be survivors of trauma.Aim Understand the effect of trauma and adverse childhood experiences on...
12 June Online Health & social care

Philanthropy Matters Activating Legacy Giving

Culture and Business Scotland
Philanthropy Matters | Activating Legacy Giving | Marina Jones | Online course Want to raise more money from legacies but don’t know where to start?This live classroom online course, led by Marina Jones, gives...
18 June Online Funding & finance

Fire Skills Training

Smart Play Network
Fire has many uses from providing heat for warmth and cooking, as a focal point for various activities and boosting morale. Over the past year we have all been encouraged to be outdoors more and building a...
18 June The Maxwell Centre Families & young people

Peer Connects Practice Development: supporting your team of peers

Scottish Recovery Network
Are you looking for new ways of approaching management of and supervision with the peer workers/volunteers you support?This practice development session creates a space where people in similar roles of...
18 June Online Health & social care

Untangling the Knots - An Aid to Conflict Resolution

Cyrenians - Scottish Centre for Conflict Resolution
All relationships get in a tangle from time to time, sometimes we need a bit of help with the knots. SCCR has developed a 3 day course which will support participants to develop their skills in conflict...
18 June Norton Park Families & young people

EXTRA DATE ADDED - Preparing an appeal submission - adult disability payment

CPAG in Scotland
This course equips you with the knowledge and skills you need to prepare an effective submission. Using case studies, discussion and practice, you will gain confidence in making a good case for clients whose...

Benefit basics in Scotland

CPAG in Scotland
You do not need to be a benefit expert to make a difference. This course is for anyone working with people in Scotland on low incomes or with additional needs. You will learn the basics of social security and...

Social media fundamentals

Twitter, Facebook and blogging don’t have to be a mystery any longer - this online course will help you develop the skills to use these core social channels more confidently and effectively. Whether it is part...
18 June Online