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The politics of collaboration

Date Posted
17 May, 2017
Author
Barbara Gelb OBE

Perhaps an odd title for a blog as we enter a period of unprecedented political and social change both here and abroad. But events over the past 12 months, and indeed those ahead, have reinforced my belief that what unites us is...

A bewildering array of services

Date Posted
7 February, 2017
Author
Rachel Thompson

In October 2012 a Neurologist at Great Ormond Street Hospital gave my husband and I the worst imaginable news. Our youngest child Frank, aged 4, was diagnosed with Late Infantile Batten Disease, a rare, incurable, neurodegenerative condition. Frank had been healthy...

For the 49,000

Date Posted
7 February, 2017
Author
Stuart Andrew MP

Today, I am proud to be hosting a Parliamentary reception on behalf of Together for Short Lives – the UK charity which speaks up #forthe49000 children and young people in the UK with life-limiting and life-threatening conditions. The event is...

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