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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.

June 2021

Venue to Virtual - with a difference

Disabled Living
What is it?A FREE week-long virtual event featuring over 50 of the most prestigious and award-winning companies, demonstrating their equipment and highlighting their services.Who is it for?People of all ages...
28th June Online Health & social care

Understanding the Dynamics of Domestic Abuse

Scottish Women's Aid
Learning Outcomes: • Understanding the Scottish Government’s definition of domestic abuse and national policy response• Understanding the impacts of domestic abuse through theory, research and survivor...

Fraud and Independent Examination

ACIE
A one hour session, in which Sarah Smith talks you through the steps independent examination can take to prevent and catch fraud.Format:WebinarA 20-30 minutes talk, followed by Q&A.
29th June Online Funding & finance

DigiShift 46 - Building Big Digital Movements: adopting a digital mobilisation model to engage the public at scale & drive action

SCVO
With Paul de Gregorio, founder at RallyAdopting a digital mobilisation model to engage the public at scale & drive action.Organisations from all over the world have used digital techniques as the catalyst...
30th June Online

Children & Young People’s Experiences of Domestic Abuse

Scottish Women's Aid
Learning Outcomes: • Understanding how children and young people experience domestic abuse through theory, research and survivor testimony• Understanding of the physiological impacts of domestic abuse on...
July 2021

Mindfulness work with children and young people

Children in Scotland
This very practical workshop is an introduction to mindfulness, focusing on the origins of mindfulness and how it can benefit children and young people.

Supporting children and young people who internalise their distress

Children in Scotland
This training workshop will explore how to recognise, support and communicate effectively with children who are unable to show their feelings when they need you most.
13th July Online Families & young people

Absence & Attendance

GCVS
Covering all aspects of absence and attendance, sick leave and pay and how to support underlying health conditions.
13th July Online

Supporting children and young people who self-harm

Children in Scotland
This course is designed to improve working practice, knowledge and skills by exploring the key issues associated with self harm. You’ll explore what self harm is (and is not), why people self harm, and how to...
21st July Online Families & young people

Reflecting on Personal Values at work

World of Work Project
In this online seminar, we talk through some useful practical models you can use to reflect on your own personal values. We also discuss the concepts of authentic behaviour and hot buttons. Finally, we reflect...
27th July Online Management