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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.

Claimant "suffered emotional distress" over her treatment by the charity. 

Brian has been the CEO of Age Scotland for over a decade.

Third sector and civil society stalwarts rewarded for their selfless dedication

Currently, braille labelling is only required for medicines, meaning braille users are not able to identify the food products they wish to purchase and use. 

Cost of living crisis is compounding isolation

Maryhill Community Central Hall and Govanhill Baths Community Trust benefit from the latest round of funding

The Scottish Government consulted publicly on the proposals in 2017, then published the bill and consulted again in 2019.

“We are very much looking forward to working with Jimmy and Jane and grateful to all our trustees for the energy and enthusiasm they put into their roles.”

The decision is likely to lead to further legal challenges.

The LGB Alliance - which claims to be “gender critical” and has faced widespread criticism for its “anti-trans” work - will no longer be included on Twitch’s roster of charities which users can support.