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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.

Louisa adopted school-age Polly after her sons left home and she realised she wanted another child - two year's later her daughter has flourished

Susan Hunter on why we should value kinship carers

Warren Hughes on how a play will look at the perils of youth gambling

Catherine Dempsey on how young disabled man Thembelani won £4,000 to follow his DJing and photography dreams



Ashley Byars explains why Glasgow Science Centre is changing to attract a more diverse audience

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