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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.

Paul Traynor of Carers Trust Scotland on how everyone can improve the lives of the thousands of young adult carers in Scotland

Matt Forde explains why the NSPCC's new campaign aims to help parents talk to their children about staying safe online

Nairn Macdonald discusses the launch of the new Scottish Youth Parliament campaign POVERTY: See It Change It


Vanessa Rogers is a qualified teacher and youth worker with over ten years’ experience, she says it's time for youth workers to stand up and reclaim youth work

Emma Guthrie explains how Girlguiding has opened her eyes both at home and abroad

Jim Sweeney argues that there's still plenty to be discussed about Scotland following the Smith Commission report

Paula Dunn says there is no regard to how pornographic images might affect the developing minds of young people

Terri Smith MSYP says 16 and 17-year-olds voting in the 2016 Scottish Parliament elections is the least they deserve

Simon Atkins previews next month’s Peer Dead Brilliant event where young people will gather and share peer education activities