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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.

Campaigner behind petition to save iconic Scots pie says foodbanks are more important

The number of people living in poverty in Scotland would fill Hampden Park multiple times, say campaigners

Charities will play a crucial role in developing Scotland’s new powers, social justice secretary Alex Neil has pledged

​Advice charity reveals huge disparity in funeral costs across 32 council areas

​Committee to examine persistent inequality faced by ethnic minority Scots

A Save The Children trustee will advise the Scottish Government on poverty and inequality

​Work Programme should be ditched as data shows it is consitently failing to find long-term jobs for the unemployed

Priti Patel says there is no evidence linking sanctions to increased foodbank dependency

Thousands rally against savage Tory cuts agenda in UK's major cities over the weekend

The people of Scotland will tell the government how to tackle social injustice in the 21st century