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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.
Apr 20 2012
Children's hospice garden to make show at Chelsea
A children's hospice in Loughborough is opening a 'contemplation garden' at the world famous, Chelsea Flower Show during this year's Children's Hospice Week (18-25 May).
Apr 02 2012
Proposed Assisted Suicide Bill Scotland
Margo MacDonald MSP laid down a proposal for a Bill on assisted suicide on 23 January 2012, the proposal is subject to public consultation, which is open until 30 April 2012.
Mar 20 2012
Comment on announcement of Palliative Care Funding Pilots
Comment from Together for Short Lives Chief Executive, Barbara Gelb, on today's announcement of the sites for the Palliative Care Funding Pilots.
Mar 12 2012
More children now living with ‘life-limiting’ conditions
The number of children with conditions such as muscular dystrophy, neurodegenerative disorders or severe cerebral palsy who are surviving into adulthood has been underestimated, a new study shows.