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"8 ways you can help tŷ hafan in these uncertain times"

In this time of national emergency, we need your help now more than ever. Read More

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"Pushing forward with Shane O'Neill"

In this week’s Family Friday Shane describes his unusual challenge and what inspired him to take it on. Read More


"tŷ hafan's miracle mum"

One of the first ever service-users to come through the doors of the hospice 20 years ago has defied all odds and has become a mum at age 27. Read More


"iconic lego 'nessa' made for tŷ hafan"

If you were lucky enough to get your hands on a limited edition LEGO ‘Nessa’ at the weekend you will have been supporting Tŷ Hafan at the same time! Read More


"tyre flip fundraiser for sister"

A personal trainer from Brynmawr whose family have experienced personally the care and support offered by Tŷ Hafan held a fitness challenge in support of our charity last month Read More

forever a part of our hospice

"forever a part of our hospice"

We were delighted and honoured to welcome some very special visitors to Tŷ Hafan this week as the nieces of our founder, Suzanne Goodall, came for a visit. Read More


"bt offices cycle in support of tŷ hafan dad"

In support of thier colleague taking on Ride to the Rugby challenge from Cardiff to Dublin, BT took on their very own Bikeathon, collectively cycling 280 miles over 12 hours. Read More


"ian's still reaching his peak"

82 year old Ian, with the semi-disability of Osteoarthritis, takes on a mountainous hike over the Black Mountains for Tŷ Hafan  Read More


"how suzanne built tŷ hafan"

This weekend, we celebrate 21 years since Suzanne Goodall opened Tŷ Hafan, the first children’s hospice in Wales. Read More

Nuns on the run

"the story of the nuns on the run"

Hi Everyone…  My name is Lance and I head up “Nuns On The Run” Rally Challenge Team. As a former member of the Royal Air Force, I have always been involved in fundraising one way or another… Read More

family stories

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osian's story

Just hours after Osian Liddlell was born, his parents' joy turned to fear, as their precious baby boy was transferred to the neo natal intensive care unit. A rash had spread across his face and body and doctors immediately started carrying out tests to find out why.  Read More


riley's story

When baby Riley came into the world 7 years ago, his parents couldn't wait for him to meet his three older brothers. But as soon as Riley was born, his parents knew something wasn't quite right.  Read More

Molly and Emily

molly and emily's story

Sisters Molly and Emily bring so much joy and love to their mum and dad's lives, but since they were born, life is not how their parents James and Sarah ever expected it to be.  Both girls were born healthy babies two years apart but as time went on, their parents noticed their daughters weren't developing as they should be. Read More


lilly-may's story

Doctors diagnosed Lilly-May with Leukodystrophy, a life-limiting brain condition that affects the central nervous system, which is responsible for nearly everything we do from our heartbeats to walking. Read More


luca's story

Luca Pucella was a happy, energetic little boy with an infectious laugh, a wicked sense of humour and a tremendous zest for life.  He brought love and joy to the lives of his family, his friends and everyone who knew him.  But something made Luca different to other boys.  He suffered from a rare, life-limiting condition, and in November 2017, when he was just eleven years old, Luca passed away. Read More


felix's story

When Dan and Alex's baby son Felix was just a few months old, his parents received the devastating news that their little boy had a life-limiting condition and would never walk, talk or even live past infancy. Read More


cai's story

Even though Micaela knew she had a high risk pregnancy, she and her partner Matthew had no idea about just how poorly their little boy was going to be. Read More


elain's story

Elain James was referred to Tŷ Hafan in January 2011 when she was just 8 months old. Elain was antenatally diagnosed with congenital heart disease, but it wasn't until she was born that her family knew the full extent of her illness. Read More


alice's story

When Alice was born at 34 weeks, the doctors delivered devastating news to her mum and dad – their newborn baby girl had just 20 minutes to live. Barry and Rebecca had known their daughter was at risk since their 20-week scan had picked up problems, with serious implications for their unborn baby’s safety. But they could never have imagined the difficult road that lay ahead of them. Read More


ollie's story

When baby Ollie was born in June 2014, he wasn’t breathing.  So he was resuscitated before being put in the arms of his Mum, Sophie.  She and her husband Sean took their precious new-born son home the next day, but for some reason, they knew something wasn’t right.  Read More



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We‘ll be clapping for our carers and key workers again at 8pm this evening! 👏 #clapforourcarers #clapforkeyworkershttps://t.co/bUSNVPPFjm

☀️ Rise and shine 🎶 Here’s a little Makaton-friendly song from our professional fun-maker, Josie, to start your day… https://t.co/AYyPlQCBuI

RT I normally update the fundraising team whiteboard in work monthly but I haven't been able to this time so I've done… https://t.co/Jyu4lv42A5

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