Families & Young People

Safety fears as charity subjected to vile, hate filled attacks

An acclaimed charity has revealed the horrific levels of abuse it has received – leaving organisers and volunteers worried about their safety

30th June 2020 by Graham Martin

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Appeal looking for smart phone donations

The Great British Tech Appeal, launched by Vodafone and Barnardo’s, is looking for businesses to help disadvantaged communities access tech

30th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Charity shops to reopen

Sense Scotland is looking forward to its retail operations restarting, having lost out on £1m as a result of Covid-19

29th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Charity marks 25th anniversary

Food Train has been providing vital support to older people in Scotland, and has increased its work in light of Covid-19

29th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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More than 700 organisations share £3m

Charities across the country have used funding from the National Emergencies Trust to respond to the coronavirus pandemic #NeverMoreNeeded

29th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Charity offers free face mask exempt badges

Euan's Guide has created the badges as many disabled people are unable to wear face coverings

26th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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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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Daily coronavirus roundup for third sector, Friday 26 June

How the third sector is responding to the pandemic #NeverMoreNeeded

26th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Gerard Butler stars in charity film

The 300 actor has featured in a new half-hour video which shows the vital work being carried out by Mary's Meals

25th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Daily coronavirus roundup for third sector, Thursday 25 June

How the third sector is responding to the pandemic #NeverMoreNeeded

25th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Charity prepares to reopen gardens across Scotland

The National Trust for Scotland is set to reopen many of its gardens from 6 July

24th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Daily coronavirus roundup for third sector, Wednesday 24 June

How the third sector is responding to the pandemic #NeverMoreNeeded

24th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Charities call for foodbank reliance to come to an end

Organisations are struggling to respond to hunger in the community, and have called for the Scottish Government to step in

24th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Partnership delivers special online weekend

A group of remarkable teenagers who cope with complex health conditions have taken part in a weekend of specially organised bake-offs and escape rooms

23rd June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Disability transitions bill hope

Plans which aim to secure better outcomes for young disabled people are moving forward

22nd June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Schoolchildren secure £200,000 for local charities

The Wood Foundation will make 50 awards of £4,000 to help tackle the impacts of Covid-19.

22nd June 2020 by Gavin Stuart

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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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Charity farm gets set for post-lockdown re-opening

Charity farm getting set to welcome visitors again

19th June 2020 by Graham Martin

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Enjoy some TFN back issues!

Enjoy some TFN back issues!

19th June 2020 by TFN

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