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The voice of Scotland’s vibrant voluntary sector

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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.


Katie Ferguson says it’s time to listen to young people and empower them to lead the real change needed to prevent bullying

Adam Bennett, 22, talks about his experiences as a trustee with Scouts Scotland

Jonathan Christie responds to a new report which shows volunteering needs to adapt to be fit for the future

The First Minister’s National Advisory Council on Women and Girls (NACWG) was created as a catalyst for change to tackle gender inequality in Scotland

Robina Qureshi responds to the news that 39 people have been found dead in a lorry in Essex

David Stewart MSP praises the work of the third sector in tackling poverty, and says it is vital that it continues to be properly funded

Rhiannon Sims discusses why the Scottish Campaign for the Right to Social Security (SCORSS) has re-launched with rights placed at its heart

Mary Glasgow says MSPs have the chance to take a momentous step by approving new legislation aimed at giving equal protection to children