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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.

Gareth Jones looks at how lockdown has changed his views on life in the office


New cabinet secretary for social justice, housing and local government Shona Robison thanks volunteers for their efforts

Michael McEwan on volunteering - and a project close to his heart

There was no mention of the voluntary sector in the recently announced Scottish Government cabinet portfolios - what does this mean?

Anna Marta Sveisberga on how volunteering with Positive Help can make a real-life impact in a child's life

Gordon Johnston examines the commitments being made to mental health by Scottish political parties

Ian McCall examines how committed politicians are to helping Scotland to 'Walk Back Better'

Camphill Scotland and Inclusion Scotland review what commitments Holyrood candidates are making to support those with disabilities

Charlie Pears-Wallace examines what more needs to be done to better meet the housing requirements of those with disabilities