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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.

​School children in Scotland reporting stress-related problems more than ever before

Project encourages children to use alternative forms of transport including bikes and scooters

​Research shows girls are being discouraged from engaging because of the way they are portrayed in the media

"Tireless" charity work of HRH Duke of Edinburgh applauded

Cash is available which will allow charities to create new jobs

Frank Docherty and his siblings were abused while in care in Scotland in the 1950s

Lesley Scott says named person legislation is dictatorial and authoritarian

A coalition of charities has said austerity measures in council-run schools are set to create far bigger financial problems in the future

The Ask Alex bot aims to educate the public about the reasons for youth homelessness via Facebook Messenger

​Statistics show inequality is rife when it comes to benefit cuts