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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.

UK aid groups already providing practical support after devastating quake claims lives of thousands

Influential coalition says Westminster government needs to apply founding principles back into social security system

​Civil society groups refused entry to Dungavel by the Home Office

​Massive rise on foodbank reliance blamed on political polices against low income Scots

Legal advice combines with specialist support to help women experiencing gender-based violence

Information commissioner to force DWP to be transparent about investigation into benefit-related suicides

Greater protections must be enacted to protect vulnerable migrants says leading church figure

​Political parties seize on figures showing rising numbers dependent on foodbanks across the UK

Nicola Sturgeon among the party leaders featured in campaign ahead of latest TV debate

​A different political landscape won't cure poverty argues Peter Schroeder