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Together We Can

Date Posted
27 September, 2017

A new web-based resource kit Together We Can is now available to help children’s palliative care services develop innovative volunteer programmes to support families in their own homes. The guide provides services with a complete easy-to-use set of resources on how to...

Volunteering: Vital to our future

Date Posted
30 May, 2014

Hospice and palliative sector organisations are being encouraged to enable more volunteers to work in care-related roles, to help enhance and expand the vital support they offer children and adults with life-limiting conditions. Leading UK palliative care charities, Together for...

Shining a spotlight on children’s hospice volunteers

Date Posted
16 September, 2013

Together for Short Lives is pleased to present the results of a survey commissioned to find out the extent and nature of volunteering within children’s hospices. We have published a new report to shine a spotlight on the impact of volunteering...


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