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“It’s a marathon not a sprint”

Date Posted
17 December, 2021
Dolores Cowburn

Dee is Mum to her little girl Tilly who is five. Tilly has Rett Syndrome. Her mum describes her as: “Sassy, funny, strong, determined, resilient and very sociable. Rett is only part of who she is.” In this blog Dee...

Winter policy roundup for families

Date Posted
17 December, 2021
James Cooper

The latest policy information for families. To receive the latest policy roundup, sign up to our family newsletter here. Children’s palliative care mapping Together for Short Lives presented the final findings from our mapping work to the annual general meetings...

Hobbycraft Raises £2 million for Together for Short Lives

Date Posted
21 November, 2021

Hobbycraft is thrilled to announce it has reached an amazing fundraising milestone of £2 million for their charity partner, Together for Short Lives. Hobbycraft has worked with Together for Short Lives for almost ten years with its dedicated store teams,...

Amazing new partnership with Morrisons announced

Date Posted
17 November, 2021

Together for Short Lives will be Morrisons' new charity partner - providing vital support for families caring for a seriously ill child and children’s hospices across the country. Out of more than 100 charities to apply, Together for Short Lives...

The Great Teddy Bear Project

Date Posted
16 November, 2021

21 renowned celebrities - including Tim Peake, Joanna Lumley, Michael Bublé, Debbie Harry, Boy George and Michel Roux Jr - have all donated a pair of their own jeans to a unique project that has transformed the jeans into one...

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