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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.

Seriously ill children must benefit from NHS funding boost, says Together for Short Lives

Date Posted
18 June, 2018

UK children’s palliative care charity Together for Short Lives has welcomed today’s speech by the Prime Minister (18 June 2018) in which she announced a 10-year funding plan and an average increase to NHS England’s budget of 3.4% in each...

Hobbycraft high with award win and £1,000,000 milestone

Date Posted
22 June, 2018

Hobbycraft, the UK’s largest craft retailer, has raised an amazing £1 million for children’s hospices thanks to the incredible efforts of its customers and colleagues in support of its charity partnership with Together for Short Lives. The milestone comes in...

Making every seriously ill child count

Date Posted
15 June, 2018

Together for Short Lives is proud to announce an exciting new initiative for children’s palliative care across the UK. A new research study called “Make Every Child Count” will give an up-to-date estimate of the number of babies, children and...

Children and Young People with Cancer Coalition launches

Date Posted
31 May, 2018

Together for Short Lives is one of 16 organisations that have joined together to form the first ever Children and Young People with Cancer Coalition. The Children and Young People with Cancer Coalition (CYCC) is a chief executive-led charity coalition....



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