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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.

The new Standard Life Foundation will focus on independent research to strengthen financial wellbeing and reslience

Damian Green has denied there is a link between welfare policies and suicide despite his department admitting the vulnerable have been put at risk

Scottish households will be robbed of more than £2 BILLION a year as a result of Tory welfare reforms

Charities will spearhead a new strategy to welcome refugees to Scotland

Low paid workers across Scotland are set to benefit after the living wage was hiked to £8.45 per hour

Reform Scotland says the Scottish Government should take the opportunity to simplify the social security system

38% of Scots say they are “fairly or very concerned” that 20,000 refugees currently live in Scotland

​Stop Detention in Scotland intends to protest outside the next Renfrewshire Council planning meeting

Citizens Advice Scotland helped recover £120 million for some of the country's poorest while supporting 310,000 people in 2015/16

One in eight veterans have a fundamental unmet need for support, and more than half suffer from a long-term illness or disability