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We welcome government funding boost for SEND support

Date Posted
17 December, 2018

Together for Short Lives has welcomed the government’s decision to invest £350million in improving support for children in England with complex special educational needs and disabilities (SEND). We call on ministers to go further by using the Spending Review to...

A time for reflection

Date Posted
10 December, 2018
Andy Fletcher

I always find Christmas a time for reflection. Nature feels like it is shutting down, the leaves have fallen and the days are short. The year is drawing to an end and the window to realise those goals for the...

We’ve got The X Factor

Date Posted
1 December, 2018

Amazing news, Together for Short Lives has the X Factor once again. We are joint beneficiaries of The X Factor’s winner’s single, along with Shooting Star Chase. The money raised will help us to be there for families facing the...


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