Sep 17 2014
Health and wellbeing boards should consider needs of dying children
Help the Hospices recently assessed the extent to which England’s 152 health and wellbeing boards consider the needs of people approaching the end of their lives in joint health and wellbeing strategies (JHWSs). The research found that only 43% of boards have done so.
Sep 05 2014
Global Radio make some noise to support UK children’s hospices
Together for Short Lives is thrilled to be chosen as one of the charities to benefit from Global Radio’s exciting new appeal, Make Some Noise.
Sep 03 2014
Rebecca Fronts our Radio 4 Appeal
We are delighted that actress and writer, Rebecca Front, will be voicing our charity appeal on BBC Radio 4 on Sunday 12 October.
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.