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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.

Tory leaves charity after he backed cuts

One of Scotland’s busiest and best known foodbanks is to close, TFN can reveal.

A charity is working with the police to train 60 officers in dealing with hate crime faced by the LGBTI community

New powers should be made to create a fairer welfare system, say campaigners

Leading charity renews call for UK government to end tax haven loophole

An Edinburgh prostitute has lifted the lid on the devastating impact sex work has had on her life

Pledge to combat stigma of poverty signed by leaders

​Controversial move will see many more DWP advisers in community settings

​Salary not the only factor in meeting low paid workers' needs, survey finds

Millions being snared by continuous payments scheme