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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.

 
We are in danger of missing out young carers in voter registration drives, says Paul Traynor from Carers Trust Scotland

 
Bill Scott explains why disabled people will be some of the missing million who don't turn up to polling stations in September for the independence referendum

 
Peter Scott is calling on both sides of the referendum to better engage with people with learning disabilities to help them use their vote well

 
Willie Sullivan says people chose not to vote not because they think life is fine but because they lack faith in the power of the ballot box

 
Colin Lee explains why some ethnic minority people in Scotland will fail to vote in the independence referendum

 
Vulnerable families in Glasgow will be given athletes' furniture

 
As if the thought of voting in the referendum wasn't exciting enough, we've pulled together a list of the best voting facts around

 
Martin Sime explains why voluntary organisations should help encourage Scots to register to vote and have their say in the referendum

 
The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations is campaigning to make sure people vote in this September's referendum

 
​Women are underrepresented on governing boards of Scotland's leading universities