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HRH The Princess of Wales supports Children’s Hospice Week

Date Posted
19 June, 2023

“I hope you’ll join me in celebrating the truly extraordinary teamwork that goes into providing this incredible care” - Her Royal Highness, The Princess of Wales shares a personal message to mark Children’s Hospice Week. The Princess of Wales has...

My first Father’s Day without my Elisa

Date Posted
16 June, 2023
Dan McEvoy

Dan is Dad to Elisa who died in January 2023. In this special blog he shares what life is like as a parent to a disabled child, and what Father’s Day will be like this year without his daughter. I...

Best Interests – Support Resources

Date Posted
13 June, 2023

Since Together for Short Lives became aware that Best Interests was to be broadcast, we have been speaking to the producers of the programme to help prepare the children’s palliative care sector and our partner organisations for any impact on...

Carolynne shares her story in exclusive video diary

Date Posted
15 May, 2023

Streaming across our channels, every day from Monday 15 May: Carolynne and Freya's 'week in the life'. Freya has severe cerebral palsy, needs oxygen for chronic breathing problems, and is blind. She also has a huge personality – and enjoys...


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