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Sep 13 2012
Duchess of Cambridge speaks at Malaysian hospice
Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Cambridge has visited a hospice in Malaysia to make her first public speech abroad, reaffirming her commitment to supporting the hospice movement.
Sep 04 2012
Stars to join forces for return of ITV's charity fundraiser Text Santa
2012 sees the return of ITV’s charity appeal Text Santa, which promises to deliver some of the most exciting television over the Christmas period, whilst also raising money for six UK based charities, including Together for Short Lives.
Sep 02 2012
Personal health budgets easy to read leaflet published
The NHS has published a revised version of the information leaflet about the personal health budgets pilot programme, in an easy to read format.
Sep 01 2012
New NHS Information Service for Parents proves popular
The new NHS Information Service for Parents has been well received with over 43,000 parents signed up to the service since its launch.
Aug 13 2012
Booking closed for Together for Short Lives practitioners' conference
Booking has now closed for the Together for Short Lives practitioners’ conference, A Design for Life.
Aug 12 2012
RCPCH looking for young people for media opportunities
The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) is calling for outspoken children and young people to comment through the media on health related issues that are important to them.
Jul 27 2012
Briefing on the Leeds data study
Together for Short Lives has produced a briefing on how to use the data published in the recent study by University of Leeds about the prevalence of children and young people with life-limiting conditions in the UK.
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.