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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.

 
Welfare committee grill Atos bosses over their treatment of disabled and vulnerable claimants

 
Each year nearly 11,000 people in Scotland don’t get the palliative care that they need says Marie Curie

 
Tressa Burke argues one of the biggest injustices in our society is that disabled Scots still don't have freedom of expression

 
Brutal benefits cuts could see hundreds of Scots carers £3000 a year worse off

 
Learning disability charity says learning disabled are more likely to be locked up and treated unfairly under mental health laws

 
Charity launches new training programme to coincide with mobile phone app

 
​Selfless dedication to fundraising earns volunteer a prestigious award

 
Chest Heart and Stroke Scotland website offers help for those with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or asthma

 
Latest tranche of Lottery cash goes to groups working with disabled young people

 
​Roll-out of the new payments system will bring with it a harsher sanction regime, a think tank warns