The Northwest Children’s Palliative Care Network brings together representatives of babies, children and young people with palliative care needs and their families, commissioners and providers of children’s palliative care from NHS, Voluntary sectors, Social Services and Education, across primary, secondary and tertiary care with the aim of improving co-ordination availability and delivery of palliative care. The Network comprises three Zonal Networks representing Greater Manchester, Cumbria & Lancashire and Merseyside & Cheshire respectively.