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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.

September 2022 (ongoing)

COSCA Counselling Skills Certificate

SMILE Counselling
This fun and fast paced course suits all those who are interested in developing self awareness and counselling skills. This is an experiential course with delivery including group activities, media, skills...
6 September Online Health & social care
April 2023 (ongoing)

Developing Volunteer Practice Training

Volunteer Scotland
This three-day course, split over six weeks, will cover everything you need to know about involving volunteers. You will be challenged to think what is needed to support a volunteer’s volunteering journey, gain...
20 April Jubilee House Management

Leadership Conversations: Let's talk... Diversity Equity & Inclusion

This is a series of three bespoke ‘leadership conversations’ for The National Lottery Community Fund grant holders.Join the Founder of Diversity Scotland, Tony McCaffery, for these sessions designed to...
25 April Online
May 2023

students and benefits - an update

CPAG in Scotland
Make sure you know how recent benefit changes are likely to affect students. This course is for advisers with a good working knowledge of the benefits system as it applies to students, and mainly updates...

Intermediaries network meeting

SCVO's Intermediaries Network reflects interests in the arts, disability, the environment, housing, learning, social care, sport, and transport.This meeting will be an opportunity to discuss Fair Funding...
30 May Online

Help! I've got stuck with my evaluation! Peer learning event on tactics to get "

Evaluation Support Scotland
ESS works with many organisations that have “evaluation basics” in place: clear outcomes, an evaluation plan – but get stuck implementing their plan. Maybe methods are not working, evidence is hard to store or...
30 May Online

Understanding Risk and Escalation in Domestic Abuse including the 8 Stage Domest

Scottish Women's Aid
This session will look at key principles and practice approaches to identifying risk where someone is experiencing domestic abuse, strategies for engaging with women, promoting safety planning, understanding...
June 2023

Child Protection Lead

Children in Scotland
This course is for people who have a lead role and responsibility within their organisation for Child Protection practice. This would include responsibilities for management oversight and the development of...
1 June Online

Step Up Your Email Marketing

Email marketing can be a really effective and affordable way to reach some audiences. But how can you ensure your marketing emails stand out from the rest?This session is designed to support non-profits...
6 June Online

Housing Scotland Annual Conference 2023

Scottish Federation of Housing Associations
Scotland’s housing associations are key to ending homelessness, tackling poverty and dealing with the climate emergency. They are at the heart of Scotland, working with tenants, councils, charities, government...
6 June Radisson Blu Hotel Glasgow Regeneration & housing