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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.

Satwat Rehman responds to the first Fair Start Scotland statistics, and highlights the need for single parent participation to be tracked

Ian Maxwell gives tips on how separated parents can help embrace Christmas for the benefit of their children

Hannah Brisbane on what needs to happen now to improve lives for girls and young women in 2019 and beyond

TFN reporter Gareth Jones analyses UN rapporteur Philip Alston's findings on poverty in modern Britain

Fiona Aitken looks ahead to Adoption Week Scotland, which is returning for the third time

Jess McBeath says the onus is on adults to help children stay safe online

Pete Ritchie tackles the bigger issues involved in solving holiday food poverty

Mary Glasgow examines why adverse childhood experiences and trauma are being widely talked about

Martin Crewe says that organisations need to focus more on what has happened to children, rather than what they have done

Sarah Robinson Galloway explains Action on Prejudice's new campaign