Sep 01 2014
SEND reforms come into force
A new law designed to join-up assessments, plans and services for disabled children in England has come into force today (1 September).
Aug 04 2014
Medicines Management Toolkit
The second edition of the Medicines Management Toolkit gives guidance for those working within children’s palliative care services across the UK, with information on improving the safety and quality of medicines management.
Jul 29 2014
David Lloyd Leisure clubs prepare for 'Le North West'
David Lloyd Leisure clubs are gearing up for their inaugural 'Le North West' cycle challenge in aid of Together for Short Lives.
Jul 23 2014
New call to cut number of people dying in hospital
Together for Short Lives has welcomed the Help the Hospices call to cut the number of people dying in hospital.
Jun 26 2014
One chance to get it right
New priorities for care of the dying person
Jun 19 2014
Children's Hospice Week celebrity heroes!
Today is Hero Friday! Hear from some of our celebrity heroes about why they're supporting Children's Hospice Week.
Jun 19 2014
HRH, The Duchess of Cambridge supports Children’s Hospice Week
Her Royal Highness, The Duchess of Cambridge, as Royal Patron of East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH), is supporting Children’s Hospice Week.
Jun 17 2014
"When you have a life-limited child, hospice care can mean so much"
To mark Children's Hospice Week, Mumsnet blogger Emma Murphy writes about what it's like to have a child with a life-limiting condition, and explains why her local hospice has been so essential to her family
Jun 13 2014
Support Children’s Hospice Week and show that ‘We Care 24/7’
Today marks the start of Children’s Hospice Week 2014 (13 – 20 June), the UK's only awareness raising and fundraising week for children with life-limiting conditions and the services, like children's hospices, that support them. This year the focus is on the incredible round-the-clock care provided for seriously ill children by families, professionals, children’s hospices and services across the UK.
May 30 2014
Volunteering: Vital to our future
Our new resource helps to champion a fresh approach to volunteering in care-related roles across the hospice and palliative care sector.