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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.

​Claimants could run up significant costs when phoning the helpline

Low income families rely on foodbanks more than the state for support according to a new detailed report

Untapped labour force could be the solution Scotland needs

People are being forced to pay more for travel dependent on where they live

Claims the government is profiting benefit claimants

Crimestoppers has said that hate crime is thought to be massively under-reported

Struggling families would be supplied with affordable energy as part of groundbreaking scheme

​Charity believes case should yet again be reviewed

Organisations are struggling to cope with demand on services created by Universal Credit