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Cap welcome but more energy help needed for seriously ill children

Date Posted
8 September, 2022

Together for Short Lives has welcomed the government’s decision to freeze average annual household energy bills at £2,500 for two years from 1 October. But we have warned that much more is needed to help families of seriously ill children...

Dr Lisa Kauffmann named as our Chair Designate

Date Posted
7 September, 2022

Together for Short Lives reveals that Dr Lisa Kauffmann MB BS, MSc, FRCPCH, Dip Pall Med, will become the new Chair of the Board of Trustees, when the incumbent Chair, Dr Hilary Cass OBE, stands down in March 2023.

Last chance to buy Mason Mount’s limited-edition MOUNTchandise

Date Posted
30 August, 2022

Chelsea and England star, Mason Mount, is giving fans one last chance to buy limited edition MOUNTchandise in an online store, following on from the success of Mason Mount’s pop-up MOUNTchandise shop, open for one weekend only in July 2022....

What is children’s palliative and hospice care?

Date Posted
3 August, 2022

Discussing children’s palliative care and end of life care of children is always a difficult subject, as it is a specialist area which most people both never have to experience and instinctively shy away from. Understandably, for those not close...


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