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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.

Four teens have been charged following the incident at an LGBT+ youth group

Parents are struggling to fund kids return to school as costs of uniforms soar while some councils offer as little as £20 to poorest families

The new bill will set targets to increase the income of Scottish families and dramtically cut the number of children growing up in poverty

The television fundraiser has awarded Community House in Alloa over £150,000

From real nappies to good-quality preowned toys and kids activities, central Scotland is packed full of social enterprises making family life better

Graeme Luke of Scouts Scotland discusses the importance of play

Childline, which has launched a new website, says calls regarding family problems peak during summer due to the strain of children being at home for longer

Up to 60% more families than it was possible to accommodate registered with two Glasgow schools offering free lunches during the summer holidays

One in four from poorer backgrounds think they won’t get a good job