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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.

 
Ade Neill took up counselling after the death of his friend. He now volunteers with Highland Recovery to help others with mental health problems

 
More than 40% of carers in Scotland are male according to new research, but the Carers Trust Scotland is worried they don't get enough support

 
The Scottish Government's new £100m fund to speed up health and care integration stresses the role of the third sector

 
Claire Stevens, chief executive of Voluntary Health Scotland, believes stressing the role of the third sector will improve Scotland's health and wellbeing

 
A desperate shortage of trained health professionals has created a “ticking timebomb” for children with additional support needs in Scotland

 
Woman's bikini pics create internet sensation

 
​Scottish child protection charities say inquiries provide an opportunity to shed light on the darkest corners of the UK establishment

 
Diabetes UK says the consequences of rise in cases could be disastrous to the NHS, as it's revealed that 738 are diagnosed every day