This website uses cookies for anonymised analytics and for account authentication. See our privacy and cookies policies for more information.

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.

October 2024

Peer Connects Webinar: embedding a peer workforce

Scottish Recovery Network
Are you interested in growing and embedding a peer support workforce in Scotland?In response to your enthusiasm about her session at The Future is Peer events, we’re delighted to announce that Mel Ball...
8 October Online Health & social care

Guide to good governance: board and staff relationships

By the end of this course you will: understand governance role of trustees in supporting staff to deliver and holding them accountablelearn how to manage the governance/management relationship and the different...
10 October Online

All things financial: budgeting and sound financial management

This online course is packed full of content to help you identify and understand what is required to manage your finances effectively.BudgetingWhy we need a realistic budgetThinking about the different types of...
22 October Online

All things financial: annual accounting, governance and reporting

This online course with Pamela Redpath will look at annual accounting, governance and reporting within a voluntary sector organisation.It can be studied as a standalone course or in conjunction with the other...
29 October Online
November 2024

National Youth Work Conference 2024 - Upstream Solutions: Youth Work’s Role in P

YouthLink Scotland
Join us at the National Youth Work Conference on Tuesday 5th November in Glasgow where we’ll be examining how youth work’s early interventions not only repairs but prevents fractures in our communities. We’ll...
5 November Radisson Blu Glasgow Families & young people

Plan measure and report social impact

Through group work and individual exercises this one day course will cover: benefits of monitoring and evaluating key stages of measuring impact and valuewhat is impact and what is value?the current measurement...
7 November Online

Train the trainer: a training toolkit

This online course will provide an introduction to the tools required to plan, deliver and evaluate effective training. Anne Whiteford will guide you through the three sessions so you will gain the confidence...
19 November Online

Let's talk hybrid working

Children in Scotland
Explore how we can use person-centred tools for thinking, management and developing relationships while hybrid working.
20 November Online Families & young people

Peer Connects: local approaches to support the development of peer support

Scottish Recovery Network
In Dundee and Fife, the local Third Sector Interfaces have played a key role in providing support & space to grow the local peer landscape.Are you interested in how this could be done in your area? Maybe...
21 November The Studio Health & social care
December 2024

Peer Connects: peer support in early intervention

Scottish Recovery Network
Are you passionate about the role of peer support in early intervention mental health and wellbeing support?This webinar will focus on peer–led support as an early intervention approach to helping people stay...
3 December Online Health & social care