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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.

Fraser Falconer raises concerns that today's children are too housebound and are missing out on opportunities to play

The number of young people contacting Childline over gender issues has more than doubled since 2012/13, the charity has revealed

​Myth that every millennial is an IT expert has led to many from poorer backgrounds being left behind online in search for jobs and training

Stepmothers find it harder to forge good relationships with stepchildren than their male equivalents, according to a new survey

Girlguiding Scotland members took part in a groundbreaking project to give girls the skills and confidence to speak out on the issues they care about

Pregnant asylum seekers and those with newborn babies are being housed in filthy, cockroach-infested flats by UK Government contractors in Glasgow

David Mundell, secretary of state for Scotland, has given his backing to a campaign to have LGBT+ issues added to the curriculum and taught in schools

​The move, welcomed by charities, brings Scotland in line with the United Nations' Convention on the Rights of the Child

Susie Williamson on the little-known children's charity Seamab and its new brand