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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.

February 2023

SCVO Book club: Multiplied by Ben Holliday

Our first book club of 2023 we have Ben Holliday author of Multiplied: How Digital Transformation Can Deliver More Impact for the Public Sector.At the heart of Multiplied is the belief that it's possible to...
8 February Online

Climate emergency training for charitable organisations

Keep Scotland Beautiful
Why the training will help individuals and organisations take climate actionAs an individual you'll find the training empowers you to take practical action on climate change and develop skills and...
9 February Online

Attracting Sponsorship for Regional & Rural Organisations

Arts & Business Scotland
The fundraising landscape for regional and rural organisations is often markedly different from central-belt, city fundraising. Cultural organisations in these areas need to apply a more tailored approach to...
9 February Online Funding & finance

Define your goals: Building blocks for a digital strategy 2

SCVO and Be More Digital
A series of three workshops that can act as the building blocks for your digital strategy. The sessions will take you through the stages that you need to discover what your digital strategy should include...
9 February Fully booked Online

SCVO and NCVO webinar: How to manage rising energy costs: what next for charities?

Rising energy bills continues to be a key concern for charities. With the outcome of the government’s review of the Energy Bill Relief Scheme due to be published in December 2022, charities will be asking: what...
9 February Online

Leadership Exchange Programme Information Session

The ACOSVO Leadership Exchange pairs leaders from middle, senior & executive levels to improve leadership capacity between peers.All sectors are eligible - third, public & private.The purpose is to...
9 February Online Management

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...
14 February Mercure Glasgow City Hotel Health & social care

The Right to Adequate Housing

Scottish Federation of Housing Associations
The Right to Adequate Housing: what does this mean for people with complex care and support needs - SFHA in partnership with the Housing LIN The ‘right to adequate housing’ is a human right recognized in...
14 February Online Regeneration & housing

QBC - making the most of your calculator

CPAG in Scotland
This course is for people who want to learn how to use QBC (the Quick Benefits Calculator) effectively and confidently. The course covers:Understanding screens, controls, menus and how to get in-calculator...
16 February Online Social justice & poverty

Universal credit - managed migration

CPAG in Scotland
This course focuses on the transitional issues for claimants who are moving from legacy benefits and tax credits to universal credit (UC). It is expected that claimants in Scotland will begin to be moved to UC...
21 February Online Social justice & poverty