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More money needed for children’s social care plan 

Date Posted
3 February, 2023

We have welcomed the Government’s new aspirations for social care for disabled children in England. However, we are calling on ministers to allocate the funding lifeline services needed to realise their bold ambitions. In its Children’s Social Care Implementation Plan,...

Support while you shop this festive season

Date Posted
13 December, 2022

This festive season will be tough for everyone this year, but it’s especially hard for vulnerable and isolated families caring for children with incurable and life-limiting conditions. Did you know you can be there for these families while you do...

How grief changes, as time passes

Date Posted
5 December, 2022
Jane Mckenna

Firstly, everyone is individual and experiences grief, even the same kind of loss, differently, although there will inevitably be some of the same feelings involved. I am now 23 and 21 years down the road now from the loss of...

Magical Skate Day raises £40,000 for seriously ill children

Date Posted
28 November, 2022

We're thrilled to announce that the BNP Paribas Skate Day held earlier this month raised an incredible £40,000 in support of Together for Short Lives and seriously ill children across the UK! BNP Paribas hosted a magical Christmas Skating event...


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