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Seriously ill children face a postcode lottery

Date Posted
10 July, 2016

The majority of children in England with life-shortening conditions, and their families, are being short changed or ignored, our recent survey has found. There are 40,000 children and young people with life-shortening conditions in England, and the number is rising....

New SEND guide for families

Date Posted
29 April, 2016

Together for Short Lives has published a new guide to help families of children and young people with life-limiting conditions join-up their education, health and social care. Free to download and use, the interactive online guide  helps families to understand their rights...


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