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Read the latest news about Together for Short Lives and children’s palliative care. For press enquiries see our Media Centre.

Peter Andre is our new Patron!

Date Posted
23 January, 2019

Global musician and media star Peter Andre has been named as the new Patron of both Together for Short Lives and Chestnut Tree House children’s hospice. The announcement follows Peter’s appearance at the Together for Short Lives’ and Disney Nutcracker...

Talking about… Sex and Relationships – Young People Speak Out

Date Posted
18 March, 2019

The ‘Talking about… sex and relationships: Young people speak out’ project is led by the AdversiTeam - a Facebook group of young people with life-limiting or life-threatening conditions, who share ideas, thoughts and wishes, comment on and contribute to work,...

Jordan Banjo is our new Ambassador

Date Posted
22 February, 2019

The Greatest Dancer presenter Jordan Banjo, and member of the world-famous dance troupe Diversity, is our new charity Ambassador. Our good friend Jordan hosted the Together for Short Lives and Disney Nutcracker Ball last November and as host for the...

We welcome progress highlighted in new child health scorecard

Date Posted
23 January, 2019

Together for Short Lives has welcomed the positive progress being made by the government, NHS England and others to improve child health in England. However, we join the call for more action to address the shortage in the number of...



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