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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.

 
Some admit to struggling to manage their child's behaviour

 
Evoc takes an inclusive approach on how money for older people is spent.

 
A landmark law passed this week to transform healthcare in Scotland does not include a big enough role for charities, care bodies have said.

 
Hundreds of kinship carers are expected to protest outside Holyrood this week in opposition to new kinship care orders

 
The Samaritans is to undertake one of the most ambitious projects in its 60-year history by looking into the role the internet plays in suicide.

 
The number of people diagnosed with diabetes in the UK has increased to more than 3.2 million in 2013

 
Third sector organisations want to see a much bigger role for the sector

 
Scottish people are healthier than ever before, unless they are poor, argues Ian Welsh, chief executive of the Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland

 
Out of the ashes of the welfare state, a more modern enabling state is emerging, suggests Jenny Brotchie, policy officer at the Carnegie UK Trust.