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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.

“Volunteering is priceless but I think it is important to recognise that its estimated value to the Scottish economy is £2.3 billion.”

Volunteers Week: we need a clear commitment to Fair Funding says Sarah Latto

Volunteers Week: Citizen's Advice Scotland's volunteers come in many forms - and all are vital

Organisations have failed to resource hiring volunteers

Children should be supported to keep in touch with both parents after separation, whenever it is safe and possible for them to do so, says Anne Gibson at Relationships Scotland

It provides ongoing life-changing care and support services

Homeless people have been informed they are to be removed from their hotel-style accommodation in Edinburgh as Taylor Swift comes to town. 

It makes the claim in a study it has commissioned

CAS chief executive Derek Mitchell on being at the heart of a Twitter storm

Carers have a right to take a break