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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.

Here to help – Introducing our new Family Companion

Date Posted
25 September, 2014

Leading UK charity for children’s palliative care, Together for Short Lives, today launches the third edition of its number one resource for families, the Family Companion. The Family Companion has been developed to help children with a life-limiting or life-threatening condition and their...


Rebecca Fronts our Radio 4 Appeal

Date Posted
3 September, 2014

We are delighted that actress and writer, Rebecca Front, will be voicing our charity appeal on BBC Radio 4 on Sunday 12 October. Rebecca will be showcasing the work of Together for Short Lives through the ever-popular BBC Radio 4 Appeal....


Medicines Management Toolkit

Date Posted
4 August, 2014

Together for Short Lives has published a new edition of the Medicines Management Toolkit - designed to give guidance on improving the safety and quality of medicines management in children’s hospice and palliative care services across the UK. Written by...


Volunteering: Vital to our future

Date Posted
30 May, 2014

Hospice and palliative sector organisations are being encouraged to enable more volunteers to work in care-related roles, to help enhance and expand the vital support they offer children and adults with life-limiting conditions. Leading UK palliative care charities, Together for...


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