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Jul 15 2012
New Short Breaks Network website
Short Breaks Network has launched a brand new website that offers quick and easy access to information about short breaks for disabled children and young people.
Jun 27 2012
Young people with palliative care needs call on Government to do more
Young people with palliative care needs from all over the country are travelling to London to take part in two days of events at which they will meet with ministers and health and social care professionals to tell them how the system is failing them.
Jun 21 2012
Barclays reaches for the sky in charity challenge
Barclays Bank has teamed up with Together for Short Lives and the Diana Award to launch Power Peaks, a charity challenge with a difference.
Jun 18 2012
Tesco Bank signs up donations for Together for Short Lives at ATMs
Tesco Bank announced last week that its customers can now donate to the supermarkets' chosen charities at ATMs located at more than 2,200 stores throughout the UK.
May 29 2012
Statement: Welcome funding news for children’s hospices in England
The Department of Health has announced a two year £60 million grant scheme which will be open to all adult and children's hospices in England.
May 21 2012
Thomas Cook Children's Charity help make Disney Dreams Come True
Thomas Cook Children's Charity, partner of Together for Short Lives, generously funded a recent trip of dreams to Disneyland Paris for families from Acorns Children's Hospice.
May 18 2012
All England player kicks off Children's Hospice Week
Alex Corbiseiro, all England Rugby player and supporter of national charity Together for Short Lives, kick started Children's Hospice Week (18-25 May) with a visit to Helen & Douglas House in East Oxford yesterday.
May 18 2012
Daybreak backs Children's Hospice Week
Together for Short Lives, has teamed up with Daybreak to encourage viewers to dress as their favourite super hero to raise awareness and money.
May 17 2012
Simon Cowell backs Children's Hospice Week
As part of Children's Hospice Week celebrations Simon Cowell, Patron of Together for Short Lives, has been meeting families from one of the UK's 49 children's hospices.
May 16 2012
Kapow! to raise money for Together for Short Lives
Kapow! is taking place at Business Design Centre, London on 19 and 20 May 2012, and this year the event will be raising money for Together for Short Lives.