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Stars shine at BGC Charity Day 2023

Date Posted
15 September, 2023

On Monday 11 September, we were thrilled to be back at BGC Partners in London as part of their annual BGC Charity Day, which raises vital funds for charities across the world. We were joined by our Patron Holly Willoughby...

Identifying who children’s palliative care is for

Date Posted
14 September, 2023
Dr Helena Dunbar

Children’s palliative care is an active and total approach to care for children with life-limiting or life-threatening conditions that embraces physical, emotional, social and spiritual support from the point of diagnosis, throughout a child’s life, their death and beyond for...

Sustainable funding for CPC in Wales is critical

Date Posted
3 July, 2023
Maria Timon Samra

On Tuesday 20 June we published a ground-breaking report entitled “The Children in Wales Requiring Palliative Care: Trends in Prevalence and Complexity 2009 – 2019”. Produced to inform the future delivery of paediatric palliative care in Wales, including the services...

Summer policy roundup for families 2023

Date Posted
22 June, 2023
James Cooper, Head of Public Affairs and Policy

The latest policy information for families. To receive the latest policy roundup, sign up to our family newsletter here. Please sign our #SaveTheGrant petition Together for Short Lives has launched a campaign to protect and extend the Children’s Hospice Grant...


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