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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 partnership to provide underwear for the homeless

Rhona Cunningham reflects on what if anything has changed for families over two decades of stalled political progress on overcoming child poverty

Mark Griffin MSP believes Scotland's flagship Social Security Agency has already failed minorities despite it claiming to be a model of inclusion

Leaked documents show ministers will lengthen the roll out and inject more cash in response to criticism

Campaign will target organised criminals and support victims

Designer of troubled system says it is working but needs urgent cash injection

Duncan Thorp gives his top tips for improving lives and building a better community

​Resources should urgently be allocated to probe cause of deaths

Huge local support for both events

Scotland’s foodbanks could play a pivotal role in tackling a range of social problems beyond hunger