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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.

 
Our workforce makes a huge contribution across Scotland, offering a lifeline to people, families, and communities as the cost-of-living crisis bites. This lifeline shouldn’t need to be extended to voluntary sector staff. 

 
The committee’s convener, SNP MSP Kenneth Gibson, urged the government to go further on measures that would support the sector.

 
Locavore said it has saved 77 jobs and two stores despite the concerns. 

 

 
Personal debt is rising

 
Increased demand must be met by increased funding, says Derek Mitchell

 
“There’s hope, but we need speedy change”: Anna Fowlie on the recent Civil Society Summit held by Labour leader Keir Starmer

 
Duncan Thorp on the year ahead for social enterprises

 
Service is unique to the region

 
Scottish child payment has reduced poverty