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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.

 
This winter was one of the most brutal in recent years – but more than 700 people were spared its excesses thanks to a homeless shelter

 
Donald Trump will be met in Scotland with a level of protest “not seen since the Iraq War” should he visit

 
Scotland will do things differently as Holyrood approves legislation

 
Councils are handing out more crisis grants than ever as families struggle to make ends meet

 
New dawn for a Scottish welfare system

 
Figures show changes to the way benefits are paid are leading to destitution for many Scots

 
Bid to remove disability assessments from Scotland's new social security system

 
The mother of a woman raped and murdered in Glasgow has welcomed new cash to support families of crime victims

 
The Human Rights Consortium Scotland and Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations have asked the House of Lords to protect the rights of citizens

 
Bold decision by the island's government