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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.

“We have seen examples of people having to make choices that the larger population might not even conceive of."

Members of Unite the Union at Shelter are being balloted on a new pay deal following talks between the parties. 

Gordon Brown's new publication looks at the lengths charities and community groups are going to in battling the cost of living crisis

Innovative approach to homelessness in Edinburgh

The festive season can spell misery for older people who are alone

Deputy First Minister John Swinney gave the assurances to Monica Lennon in Holyrood. 

Much more can – and must – be done to support people across Scotland, charities warned.

Prime location in Glasgow

The research highlights that the situation for families the charity supports has significantly worsened, breaching children and young people’s fundamental rights.

More people than ever are likely to depend on help from a charity