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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.

August 2022 (ongoing)

Community Camp Application open

Eden Project Communities
Our hybrid offer of inperson and virtual Community camps are open for 2022-23 intake now. Community minded people with ideas you want to realise in Scotland are invited to apply now. Thanks to National Lottery...
3 August Hybrid
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
January 2023 (ongoing)

Corporate Partnerships Training: Level 2

Arts & Business Scotland
NB: This course was previously known as 'Developing Creative Partnerships - level 2' and has been renamed to 'Corporate Partnerships Training: Level 2' in January 2023.This two-session course...
16 January Online Funding & finance

Corporate Partnerships Training: Level 1

Arts & Business Scotland
NB: This course was previously known as 'Developing Creative Partnerships - level 1' and has been renamed to 'Corporate Partnerships Training: Level 1' in January 2023.This two-session ‘how-to...
16 January Online Funding & finance
February 2023

Meeting today’s volunteering challenges

Organisations change and adapt over time, and never more so than in the past couple of years. Therefore, it is important volunteering is reviewed so it matches the needs of your organisation and the...
7 February Fully booked Online

Help shape Scottish Government's new self-harm strategy

Scottish Recovery Network
How can we make services and support better for those affected by self-harmDo you work or volunteer in in mental health in Scotland? Do you manage, deliver or design frontline mental health services? Do you...
7 February Online Health & social care

Family Conflict Triggers

Cyrenians Scottish Centre for Conflict Resolution
Are you a parent/carer? Come along and join our free online session‘Family conflict triggers’ are those little things that can build and build – until they explode into an argument. It might be something...
7 February Online Families & young people

Successful Strategies: A Chair's Perspective

How involved should you be as a Chair in organisational strategy? Where does strategic end and operational begin?Join the Chairs Network Scotland to understand your role, learn how to create effective...
7 February Online Management

Introduction to people management: essentials for team leaders, supervisors and managers

This interactive online course covers tools and techniques to get the best out of your people including delegation skills, team engagement and holding people to account. You will learn active listening and good...
8 February Fully booked Online

Payments for children in Scotland

CPAG in Scotland
This course provides an overview of benefit support for families in Scotland from pregnancy to school age. Scottish child payment is available for almost half of all children under 16 and significantly...
8 February Online Social justice & poverty