On 29 January 2019, there will be a Westminster Hall debate about Support for children with life-limiting and life-threatening conditions and their families, beginning at 9:30am. The debate is sponsored by Jim Shannon MP.Jump to full report >>
This debate pack contains a Library summary of the issues, relevant reports, press and parliamentary coverage, and links to further reading. The paper looks at health services in England, principally palliative care, and outlines local authorities’ duties towards ‘children in need.’ Links to guidelines in the devolved administrations is also provided.
Commons Debate packs CDP-2019-0010
Authors: Tim Jarrett; Tom Powell; Alexander Bellis; Selena Steele; Susan Brown; Frances Little