In this section you can find details of upcoming conferences, courses and training opportunities for professionals working in the children’s palliative care sector as well as individuals who work with children with life-shortening conditions less frequently. 

Members of Together for Short Lives can promote their own events in this section by completing this form

TfSL Sharing  Learning and Networking Logo RGBTogether for Short Lives coordinates a programme of sharing, learning and networking events to bring people together from across the sector and provide the best guidance and support possible on the key issues. Click here to view a full list (below) of our masterclasses, conferences and other events for professionals with roles in leadership, care delivery, fundraising, communications and more.

Get in touch to tell us what issues you would like our events to address and any other suggestions for future conferences, meetings and networks. 

Start date End date Name Organisation Town Details
Apr 25
Apr 25

Next steps for palliative and end of life care

Westminster Health Forum London
Choice, standards and reducing inequalities
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Apr 25
Apr 25

Teenagers and bereavement

Child Bereavement UK Runcorn
Interactive workshop for professionals who come into contact with bereaved teenagers.
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Apr 26
Apr 26

When a child dies - supporting parents and family members

Child Bereavement UK High Wycombe
A multi-disciplinary workshop exploring the impact of the death of a child.
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May 04
May 05

Foundation Oncology Skills for Nurses Working in Paediatric and Adolescent Cancer Care

The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust Surrey
Two day course around the basis of caring for a child with cancer
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May 09
May 09

The challenges of supporting parents through the neonatal experience

Child Bereavement UK London
Explore the impact that pregnancy loss and the death of a baby can have on the family
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May 10
May 11

Defining moments conference

Together for Short Lives Birmingham
Defining moments in children’s palliative care: Transforming the family experience
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May 11
May 11

Annual Byw Nawr Event (Dying Matters in Wales)

Byw Nawr Cardiff
Living Well, Leaving a Legacy What can you do? What can we do together?
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May 17
May 17

Supporting parents through pregnancy loss and death of a baby

Child Bereavement UK HIgh Wycombe
Explore the impact that pregnancy loss and the death of a baby can have on the family
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May 17
May 17

Nutrition and Cancer Study Day

The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust London
To consider the theory and practical nutritional management of patients with cancer
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May 17
May 17

Nutrition and Cancer Study Day

The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust London
To consider the theory and practical nutritional management of patients with cancer
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