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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.

A café in Perth is a community keystone

Dozens of groups have closed for good or have been unable to resume their activities since the first national lockdown in March 2020. 

Women in low-paid work reported often missing out on social security support or cost-of-living payments

It is facing increasing demands for its services

New magazine looks at what's been achieved since Cop26

Over 12,000 people across Scotland have received grants

Homeless organisations sees demand increase by one third

Increased in value to £25 per week

Every week, three children in Scotland die from a life-shortening condition.

The transfer of these powers will lead to worse outcomes for service users, Labour’s Katy Clark warned.