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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.

Maura Lynch explores a new road map for overcoming Scotland's shameful record in finding jobs for adults with learning disabilities

Lynn Anderson argues that the third sector has everything to gain from the living wage - and nothing to lose


Major conference hears why another Scotland is possible

Lorna Kettles says members of the Scottish Women's Convention are united against the criminalisation of prostitution

​Aidan McCorry says that the response to the passing of the British Sign Language Act has been encouraging but not enough has changed

Keryn Banks has been in Malawi talking to families living through a devastating drought that has left a third of the population without enough food

Sue Tibballs on why anyone who considers themselves a campaigner should take part in the new Sheila McKechnie Foundation survey

Graham Martin argues that the third sector can become crucial in a transformative new movement which not only exposes poverty but overcomes it

Having just come back from Euro 2016 it is hard not to compare the Homeless World Cup with the the glitzy UEFA tournament. But to be honest it didn't take long.