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Short breaks help parents stay together

Date Posted
11 October, 2017

A vital new research study has shown that short breaks for respite provided by children's hospices have a positive impact on the relationships between parents of children with life-limiting conditions. It has also found that where parents do not have...

A big step towards lifting the baby benefit bar

Date Posted
10 October, 2017

UK children’s palliative care charity Together for Short Lives has welcomed an important government announcement which could mark the beginning of the end for the baby benefit bar. As the law stands, seriously ill babies and young children under the age of...

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