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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
Susan Smith says cancer charities shouldn't be fighting over a campaign idea even in the competitive world of professional fundraising

Paul Traynor of Carers Trust Scotland on how everyone can improve the lives of the thousands of young adult carers in Scotland

Susan Smith explains why TFN and SCVO are surveying third sector staff about their jobs

Calum Irving argues that Scotland will have to invest in third sector support bodies if it is to protect front-line health and care services

Tracey Bird explains how charity trustees can avoid their organisations hitting the headlines for all the wrong reasons

Matt Forde explains why the NSPCC's new campaign aims to help parents talk to their children about staying safe online


Nairn Macdonald discusses the launch of the new Scottish Youth Parliament campaign POVERTY: See It Change It

Graham Fairlie welcomes Holyrood's inquiry into loneliness in Scotland