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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 are having significant sums deducted at source from their benefits for historic debt

National protests planned to highlight the injustice of new universal credit system

UK government accused of "cynically" dragging its heels

Day of celebration designed to break down barriers

Next month's march will be biggest yet according to organisers

It is hoped the fund will tempt low income Scots away from payday loans

Flawed transfer meant many were wrongly assessed

Government department attempts to justify poverty - and fails

Kiltwalk participants will now be able to donate to the fight against homelessness rather than a specific charity

Scots raised over £15,000 for the homeless by taking part in the Bethany Big Sleep Out in Edinburgh and Glasgow