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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.

Mhairi Snowden says it is important that the voluntary sector prepares as much as it can for the impacts of Brexit

John Cassidy analyses Scottish Communities for Health and Wellbeing’s Blueprint for a Healthier Scotland and looks at how communities have responded to Covid-19

Peter Minshall responds to a debate on third sector funding in the Scottish Parliament

Morna Simpkins reflects on this year and looks forward to 2021

Dr Rebecca Zahn details the new issues organisations may face with immigration post-Brexit

To coincide with an important Scottish parliamentary debate, Ruth Maguire MSP write on why charities are #NeverMoreNeeded

John MacMillan reflects on the challenges the Eric Liddell Centre has faced in its 40th year

Sophie Bridger says little acts of kindness can make a big difference

Rachel Cackett says it’s even more pressing that action is taken to improve understanding of self-harm, reduce stigma and strengthen support

Fear of change is natural but we owe it to our communities to overcome it says Jacqui Taylor