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
Feb 28
Feb 28

Supporting parents through pregnancy loss and the death of a baby

Child Bereavement UK Southampton
Explore the impact that pregnancy loss and the death of a baby can have on a family as outlined in updated guidelines by SANDS and the Royal College of Midwives.
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Mar 01
Mar 01

Leaders of Care

Together for Short Lives Birmingham
A seminar for UK Directors of Care (or NHS Equivalent)
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Mar 01
Mar 15

Foundation in Paediatric Palliative Care Programme

The Louis Dundas Centre, Great Ormond Street Hospital London
Two day course
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Mar 07
Mar 07

Annual Conference

Yorkshire and Humber Children's Palliative Care Network Wakefield
Child Death and Bereavement. Do you know how to support families when a child dies?
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Mar 07
Jun 08

Principles of Paediatric Palliative Care Course

University of Birmingham
Develop and enhance your knowledge and skills of the nature and scope of paediatric palliative care
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Mar 08
Nov 08

Bringing Together children's & adult services: Webinar 5 of 6

Together for Short Lives
Practical guidance to support the implementation standards of Stepping Up
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Mar 08
Mar 08

Grief and bereavement in schools

Child Bereavement UK Runcorn
Suitable for anyone who works in a primary or secondary school
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Mar 12
Mar 12

Considering the impact on healthcare professionals when a child dies

Child Bereavement UK Manchester
A workshop for all health professionals whose work brings them into contact with grieving families
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Mar 22
Mar 22

Relationships, Sexuality & Emotional Wellbeing - Webinar 6 of 6

Together for Short Lives
Practical guidance to support the implementation of Stepping Up
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Mar 22
Jun 27

Multidisciplinary Spiritual Care Accredited Module

Centre for Paediatric Spiritual Care (Birmingham Children's Hospital) Birmingham
For multidisciplinary spiritual care practitioners working in health or palliative care
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