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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.

 
Barbara Schuler questions whether reforming the laws in relation to carers will really improve life for young carers

 
​Young Scots who volunteer and contribute to their communities are getting free tickets to this summer's Commonwealth Games

 
The Scottish Book Trust has launched the Letterbox Club in Scotland, a scheme that provides educational support for looked-after children aged 5 - 13

 
Photography, disability awareness and communication oust outdoor survival skills as necessary achievements for the ever prepared 21st century scout

 
Creative Scotland fund new youth arts hubs

 
Susan Grasekamp is the Scottish Disability Equality Forum's chief executive. Here she discusses how schools are failing disabled pupils

 
​Government and charities join together in praise of youth workers as national strategy is launched

 
​Disability organisation questions anomaly exempting schools from Equality Act

 
Scotland's youth volunteering agency is set to tackle unemployment in rural Scotland