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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 2021

Developing Sustainable Leadership Through Succession Planning

Succession is something that all organisations experience – it’s a case of when, not if. Preparing for succession is therefore key to building sustainable leadership capacity, and it’s best to begin the process...
11th May Online Management

Freelancing Masterclass Training With Cat Hepburn

Glasgow Connected Arts Network
Join Glasgow CAN for a Freelancing Masterclass with Cat Hepburn: how to 'step off' and carve out a sustainable freelance career. Tuesday 11th May, 10am - 12pm on ZoomHave you always wanted to be a...
11th May Online Culture & leisure

The Top 10- Social Media Back to Basics

Midlothian Third Sector Interface
Covid-19 has altered everything, including how we use social media.If you’re trying to get your head around social media, the chances are you are probably a bit overwhelmed.Join James our Communications Officer...
11th May Online

Coronavirus benefits and work

CPAG in Scotland
he government’s coronavirus job retention scheme and self-employment income support scheme have provided help during the pandemic, while other support has been introduced for low income workers required to...

Support & Supervision

Covering all aspects of supporting and supervising staff during normal, challenging times and lockdown
11th May Online

Cross Border Network: Opportunities & Challenges

The impact of the shifting political environment in Scotland is making cross border working more complex and challenging, and is likely to have implications for both small and large sector organisations working...
11th May Online

Overpayments of benefit and tax credits

CPAG in Scotland
Benefit may be overpaid for many reasons and recovery often leaves people in hardship. Using practical examples, this course equips you to deal with overpayments by taking a systematic approach to checking and...

Online - All things financial: budgeting and sound financial management

This online course is packed full of content to help you understand the importance of good financial management.Budgeting: Why we need a realistic budget; Thinking about the different types of costs; Setting...
17th May Fully booked Online

Online - Be report writing ready

This 2-part online course with John Bonnar covers all you need to plan, structure and write effective and informative reports. You will gain the skills and confidence to produce reports for today’s demanding...
18th May Online

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: supporting children and young people

Children in Scotland
This workshop will illustrate the wide range of conditions encompassed by Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) and explore practical ways of supporting children who are affected.