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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.

Graeme Logan sets out his vision for youth work and schools

Stuart Jacob calls for increased investment to support Scotland's 170,000 young people with additional support needs

Kerry Reilly tells explains why youth workers should put themselves forward for the National Youth Worker Awards

Fraser Falconer raises concerns that today's children are too housebound and are missing out on opportunities to play

Susie Williamson on the little-known children's charity Seamab and its new brand

Sarah Robinson Galloway of YouthLink Scotland on the roots of extremism in young people and sharing good practice.

Stuart Jacob, director Falkland House School, says the autumn statement does nothing to allay fears of a lost generation of children who need additional support

The rights of all children must be respected, says Together Scotland

Maria McGill, chief executive of Children’s Hospice Association Scotland (CHAS), explains how her charity managed to secure a significant funding boost

Jackie Brock believes the third sector can work with schools to boost confidence and resilience outside the classroom and attainment within it