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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.

 
Phone Friends connects an older person with a volunteer who regularly phones them for a chat

 
Entries are open now for the annual awards ceremony

 
Looking over the past month - exclusive for SCVO members

 
Landlords often ban pets from social housing

 
more than eight out of 10 unpaid carers say they have not had a break since March 2020

 
For the first time, supporters can get involved with the Teddy Bears’ Picnic wherever suits them throughout the month of July

 
New magazine looks at the #ClimateScotland campaign, the future of work and the treatment of asylum seekers

 
Communities celebrate the first national Thank You Day

 
The Gannochy Trust and PKAVS have published a new report based on the experiences of more than 100 representatives of the voluntary sector in Perth and Kinross