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
Oct 31
Oct 31

The Road to the Top

BAPM London
Perinatal Trainees’ Meeting
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Nov 07
Nov 07

Supporting bereaved children and young people with additional needs

Child Bereavement UK Glasgow
Develop confidence and understanding with new skills and resources to appropriately support bereaved children and young people with learning disabilities.
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Nov 07
Nov 17

Introduction to Paediatric Cytotoxic Medication

The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust London
Care needs of patients undergoing treatment with cytotoxic medication
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Nov 08
Nov 08

Recruitment Open Day - Robin House

CHAS Alexandria
We are looking for Senior Staff Nurses and Staff Nurses based in our two children’s hospices, Rachel House and Robin House, and also working in families’ homes.
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Nov 13
Nov 13

Transitions Showcase Event

CHAS Stirling
What services and communities need to be doing to get it right for young adults with life shortening conditions
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Nov 13
Nov 13

Schools' conference: A sudden and traumatic death in your school community – let’s talk about it

Child Bereavement UK Guildford
A sudden or traumatic death within the school community can leave staff and pupils shocked and overwhelmed. This conference is designed to help equip education professionals with key support skills and improve confidence when responding to bereavement.
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Nov 16
Nov 16

The challenges of supporting parents through the neonatal experience

Child Bereavement UK London
Explore issues encountered by those whose work brings them into contact with families faced with an uncertain future for their newborn.
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Nov 16
Nov 16

The challenges of supporting parents through the neonatal experience

Child Bereavement UK London
Explore issues encountered by those whose work brings them into contact with families faced with an uncertain future for their newborn.
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Nov 22
Nov 22

When a child dies – supporting parents and families

Child Bereavement UK Saunderton
Explore the impact of the death of a child on a family and build your confidence and skills when communicating with and supporting grieving families.
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Nov 22
Nov 24

Hospice UK National Conference

Hospice UK
Leading, learning and innovating
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