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'Policy news' blog posts:
Jun 17 2016
Reflections on Scottish election
In the first of a series of guest blogs reflecting on the outcome of May's elections, Maria McGill, CEO of CHAS looks at what the election result means for children's palliative care in Scotland.
Apr 08 2016
Highlighting importance of short breaks
Jane Houghton from Together for Short Lives recently attended the House of Commons Health Committee hearing in Manchester to highlight implications of funding cuts for children’s palliative care.
Jan 13 2016
A crisis in palliative care for children?
The growing numbers and needs of children with life-shortening conditions is in urgent need of public funding.
Nov 03 2015
Recent developments affecting the children's palliative care sector.
Oct 26 2015
Lessons from conference season
Together for Short Lives attended the Labour and Conservative conferences this year. Here's what we learnt.