This website uses cookies for anonymised analytics and for core features such as voting on polls and comments. See our privacy and cookies policies for more information.

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.

Charity calls for action over news that more than 300,000 Scots earn poverty pay

Glasgow is second only to Birmingham in table of places most adversely affected by welfare reforms

Carole Ewart, coordinator of the Human Rights Consortium Scotland, is celebrating 30 years working on human rights

​Poverty Truth Commission says families living in poverty should be included in creating policies which affect them

​Leaked documents show UK government is concerned its key welfare benefit is failing

Charity says 400 will benefit through paying the Scottish living wage

Claimants waiting months for appeal decisions

Being in poverty restricts the way children access education says report

Three out of four hate crime categories saw their number of charges rise during 2013/14

Government aide threatened to 'shut down' Trussell Trust