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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.

​Row over controversial plan to demolish Glasgow tower blocks

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

Most social landlords remain financially sound and are coping with current economic challenges according to the Scottish Housing Regulator

Nearly 4.5 million British households are in fuel poverty and that is set to rise unless action is taken say charities

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

Housing bodies call from more action on homelessness despite 10% drop in new applications

Housing body is worried Westminster government plans to cut an energy efficiency scheme that is helping tackle fuel poverty

A move to cap welfare benefits will actually costs the public purse more, according to a leading housing body

The Scottish Housing Regulator is calling for a debate on annual above inflation rent increases in the social housing sector

Dunedin Canmore has learnt valuable lessons in how to support tenants to pay their own rent under Universal Credit