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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.

Latest Opinion
Martin Sime images a world where third sector dreams come true

​Charity chief Gilbert Grieve on making health care services local


Nikki Slowey explains why flexible working can help create a better work-life balance for staff in third sector organisations


Ian Hood explains why council social care charges are an unfair tax on the elderly and disabled and should be scrapped

Shelagh Young explains why distributing food waste to the poor to tackle poverty will prove to be a pricey mistake in the long run

Chris Airey says charities need to consider more than just the bottom line when making travel arrangements