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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.

 
“Volunteering is priceless but I think it is important to recognise that its estimated value to the Scottish economy is £2.3 billion.”

 
Organisations have failed to resource hiring volunteers

 
It provides ongoing life-changing care and support services

 
Homeless people have been informed they are to be removed from their hotel-style accommodation in Edinburgh as Taylor Swift comes to town. 

 
It makes the claim in a study it has commissioned

 
Carers have a right to take a break

 
UK needs to back groups and condemn Israel's continued assault in the region

 
Scotland's first minister made it one of his key aims of government

 
Charities and MSPs say more must be done to tackle rural poverty

 
It features asylum-seekers and people with disabilities getting behind the camera, award-winning feminist animation, international peace-building, protests and pipers