Blogs

You get to know to know the nuts and bolts of people’s lives

Dan Mushens shares his insight into how working closely with service users can lead to a unique understanding of their behaviours

5th August 2019 by TFN Guest

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An update from OSCR

Maureen Mallon gives a summer update from the regulator

2nd August 2019 by Robert Armour

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Social enterprise solutions to the climate emergency

Duncan Thorp examines how social enterprises can provide answers to the climate emergency

2nd August 2019 by TFN Guest

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Analysing leadership in the sector

Ian Findlay reflects on his, and his organisation's, learnings one year on from the publication of the Path to Impact report

30th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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Caring Activism offers tailored support

Peter Limbrick examines how the approach can help support people in Scotland

29th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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We need to talk about integration

​Ronnie Hill explains the practical application of social care integration

25th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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First aid can prevent tragedy

Jim Dorman calls for obligatory first aid training in light of a recent tragedy

24th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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Self absorbed and self defeating

Annie Gunner Logan takes aim at charities’ desperate scrabbling to save their reputations in light of appalling abuse

24th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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Aspiring to support communities

Sandra Brydon discusses a new project which aims to build homes, independence and aspirations

22nd July 2019 by TFN Guest

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The importance of good governance for charities

Julie Hamilton analyses the effect a recent case could have on negligence claims against charities

22nd July 2019 by TFN Guest

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Tribalism fails us during drug death crisis

Craig Wilson says that our response to spiraling drug deaths must transcend political tribalism

18th July 2019 by Yasmin Hackett

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Charity law consultation responses: is that all there is?

The Scottish Government’s latest update on the charity law consultation is welcome, but there is more to be done, writes David Dunsire

16th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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Safeguarding the future of international development

Margaret Lynch advocates robust governance to rebuild public confidence

15th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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Charity law needs reworking - not merely a facelift

Paul Bradley says we need new modern charity legislation that is fit for purpose

12th July 2019 by Robert Armour

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The next steps on charity law reform

Aileen Campbell MSP on where we are with reform of charity law in Scotland

10th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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We must not fail to achieve Sustainable Development Goals

We will all benefit from sustainability says Dr Hartwig Pautz - but we must work harder to meet targets

8th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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Support on the streets for charity is breath taking

Judith Haw details her experience taking part in one of the more traditional methods of fundraising

4th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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The numbers behind the job

Regular blogger Dan Mushens looks at the many statistics behind working in social care

4th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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#generationchange gives us all hope for now and the future

Jonathan Christie reflects on the recent Youth and Philanthropy (YPI) National Event, which was attended by more than 1,000 young people

26th June 2019 by TFN Guest

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