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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.

New mag showcases the #EssentialSector campaign

The country’s highest court ruled the plan unlawful following an appeal led by charities. 

Groups sign joint letter ahead of 2024-25 Scottish Budget

Kirsten Hogg analyses the first minister’s commitments towards the voluntary sector, based on his address to the Gathering 2023

Prioritisation of time and personal energy is essential for effectiveness, says Martin Crewe

Johanna Boyd has led the team at Planning Aid Scotland since last year. 

The data shows women are struggling more to keep up with household essentials and bear a greater responsibility for these costs.

Campaigners from a number of groups came together at the Gathering.

Organisations told delegates of the benefits and challenges facing those undertaking partnership working.

Discussions began as far back as last year about the potential for closure.