True Colours is delighted to announce 12 grants have been awarded under the Breathing Spaces programme to improve parent/carer rooms in hospitals across the UK. Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity has received a grant of £20,000 to improve and enhance the … Continue reading →
The way children’s palliative care in the UK is planned and funded is a postcode lottery for children and families. Too little is known about the number of babies, children and young people with life-limiting or life-threatening conditions across the … Continue reading →
Trustees would like to congratulate Christine Lenehan OBE, Director of the Council for Disabled Children and adviser to the True Colours Trust on her award of Honorary Fellowship of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health at their annual … Continue reading →
Trustees would like to congratulate Dr Zipporah Ali, Executive Director of Kenya Hospices and Palliative Care Association (KEHPCA) on her Honorary Doctorate awarded by Oxford Brookes University. Oxford Brookes University’s Associate Dean Dr Rob Wondrak said that Dr Ali has … Continue reading →
We are pleased to announce the publication of a report by UNICEF and the International Children’s Palliative Care Network (ICPCN) which assesses the need for children’s palliative care in Kenya, South Africa and Zimbabwe. More information on the report launch … Continue reading →
We are delighted to announce the True Colours Trust has provided support to Bliss for a new grants programme to improve family facilities in neonatal units throughout the UK. The scheme, called the Bliss Baby Charter Grants Fund, will invite any … Continue reading →
Biennial Review of the True Colours Chair in Palliative Care for Children and Young People True Colours’ Decisions and Next Steps Summary The Trust commissioned Professor Sir Al Aynsley-Green (Sir Al) to undertake a Biennial Review of the True Colours … Continue reading →
New report to facilitate the integration of palliative care into the public health system in Africa We asked The Evidence Centre to undertake a qualitative evaluation of the two flagship programmes we funded through the Waterloo Coalition to integrate palliative care … Continue reading →
We are delighted to see the launch of the new Christmas single, ‘True Colors’ by the British Paraorchestra featuring the voices of Team GB Paralympic athletes and the Kaos Signing Choir for Deaf & Hearing Children.
The single will be available to download from iTunes on Monday 3 December 2012 – the UN International Day of Persons with Disabilities.
The True Colours Trust is proud to support Kaos with funding towards its core costs as well as contributing towards this initiative; it was a happy coincidence that the Paraorchestra chose this particular song!