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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.

 
The charity MCR Pathways will see funding for school-based coordinators withdrawn, the Herald reports.

 
A social care crisis is taking place

 
The IFN has been operating for almost 40 years, but now looks set to close its door immediately

 
Cost-of-living crisis shows no signs of abating

 
Epilepsy Scotland has been forced to stop its only in-person Aberdeenshire based support group due to lack of funding.

 
Charities can't cope with increased poverty as public services fail

 
Claims vulnerable disabled people have been abandoned by Scottish Government

 
The latest wave of the Scottish Third Sector tracker shows an overwhelming number of groups facing challenges. 

 
“Foundations of Scottish society are being eroded” by local taxation failures

 
The committee’s convener, SNP MSP Kenneth Gibson, urged the government to go further on measures that would support the sector.