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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
Keith Dryburgh argues for a more humane system in assessing people's capability to work

David Ogivie says MPs are right to criticise welfare reforms for failing people with housing support needs

Dona Milne, chair of Lothian Association of Youth Clubs, writes about what's new in Scotland's National Youth Work Strategy

Gail Wilson says we now have no choice but to play our part in becoming a low carbon country

Gareth Wells is looking for local groups to help promote digital skills in their community

Duncan Thorp believes enterprising local communities can provide social solutions where the public and private sectors have failed.

David Cameron, chair of Community Land Scotland, explains why unjust land distribution is still a major social issue in Scotland

Peter Hills-Jones believes the debate about chugging has reached stalemate

In light of #nomakeupselfie, Javier Burón, chief executive of SocialBro, explains how charities can use social media to galvanise people into action.

Katrina Hamilton explains why Blackwood has set up a welfare reform project to provide peace of mind for both tenants and landlord