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Caring, kind, connected: a local response to a global pandemic

Fiona Lees says Covid 19 may be a global pandemic but it’s impact and the response, is found in our local communities

26th June 2020 by TFN Guest

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We must stand up to hate crime

Mike Findlay says its vital to think about how we can support the LGBT+ community as Pride Month draws to a close

22nd June 2020 by TFN Guest

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No-one should be left behind

Sean Duffy local and regional solutions are needed to help communities recover from Covid-19

22nd June 2020 by TFN Guest

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We all know the problem - what’s the solution?

How do you solve a problem like capitalism, asks Graham Martin

12th June 2020 by Graham Martin

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Out with the old, in with the new normal

The voluntary sector has in some ways been thriving during lockdown, says Susan Smith, but what happens as lockdown lifts will shape the future. #NeverMoreNeede

11th June 2020 by Susan Smith

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Head, hands, voice and ears

Janis McDonald gives tips on communicating effectively with those who are deaf or hearing impaired

10th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Leading with our values

Jo Derrick on putting principles into practice

9th June 2020 by TFN Guest

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We must bear migrants in mind

Migrants must not be forgotten as lockdown eases

9th June 2020 by TFN Guest

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Normal is a long way off for those living with health conditions

Morna Simpkins says those who are shielding during the coronavirus pandemic still face a lot of uncertainty

4th June 2020 by TFN Guest

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How volunteering in the NHS has changed during Covid-19

Alan Bigham details the seismic changes in NHS volunteering since the outbreak of the coronavirus

4th June 2020 by TFN Guest

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Living through lockdown with HIV

Alan Eagleson on how Terrence Higgins Trust Scotland has been providing vital support for people living with blood borne viruses during lockdown

29th May 2020 by TFN Guest

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Our support will continue

Gavin Davey says the Covid-19 pandemic will not stop vital work with RAF personnel and veterans

28th May 2020 by TFN Guest

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Living our values is critical during crisis

Alice Russell says values are absolutely critical for organisations during the coronavirus pandemic

28th May 2020 by TFN Guest

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It’s up to us to show how crucial we are

Lauren Semple details the issues that Covid-19 presents for charities like hers

21st May 2020 by TFN Guest

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We need more acts of human kindness

Ian McLaughlan says our youth can help inspire a collective kindness in these straitened times

21st May 2020 by TFN Guest

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Social enterprise solutions in a time of crisis

​Duncan Thorp believes the SE sector can respond best when the chips are down

21st May 2020 by TFN Guest

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Seeing a way through the crisis for blind and partially sighted Scots

James Adams on how RNIB Scotland has responded to Covid 19

18th May 2020 by TFN Guest

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Dialogue around death can create comfort

Julie Lang said it is even more important that people talk about death at challenging times

14th May 2020 by TFN Guest

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Never More Needed than right now

Susan Smith on why SCVO is launching the #NeverMoreNeeded campaign to remind everyone how vital the voluntary sector really is

12th May 2020 by Susan Smith

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