Ty Hafan

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big dip

"narberth pupils make a splash to raise funds"

Pupils from Castle School in Narberth, Pembrokeshire are busy raising funds for us and aim to raise £10,000 over the course of the school year.   Read More

pauline and family

"the harvey's disneyland adventure"

Pauline took on the Disneyland Paris Run Weekend with her family in September. This is the story of her Tŷ Hafan journey. Read More

bobby cole

"potential christmas number 1?"

On Friday night, Vocal Harmony’s Tŷ Hafan charity single 'Don't Look Down' goes live. Hear it here first! Read More

Just Giving

"reaching the peak"

The #5in55 dads received their JustGiving Award in recognition of their outstanding efforts to raise funds for Tŷ Hafan Read More

craig clements

"just keep moving"

Seeing first hand the impact that fundraising has at Tŷ Hafan has inspired me to do some fundraising of my own and not just raise money but also raise awareness Read More

Molly and Emily

"spending christmas at tŷ hafan"

Sarah has been coming to Tŷ Hafan for a number of years with her daughters, Molly and Emily. They've spent Christmas Day here and Sarah wanted to give us an insight into how that made their Christmas. Read More

Greg and his siblings

"a parent's story"

Tŷ Hafan has touched so many lives over the years, but hearing the stories of Tŷ Hafan families is always hugely humbling and a great reminder of why the charity exists. Read More

the beast

"two heads are better than one"

Paul has been blind for a number of years, but took on our Superhero Cycle Challenge on his tandem known as "The Beast" Read More

Paul Fears

"#5in55 dad paul talks to bbc's jason mohammad show about men's mental health"

Dad Paul Fears joined a BBC radio discussion on men's mental health. Here's what he told presenter Jason Mohammad. Read More


"i'm running the snowdon marathon four times in 24 hours - all for tŷ hafan"

Meeting the staff and families at Tŷ Hafan has inspired Andy James to run Snowdon Marathon and incredible four times in 24 hours - please read his story and help him raise money for the hospice. Read More

family stories

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callum's story

My name is Amie and my son, Callum, goes to  Tŷ Hafan. He loves it and so does the whole family. 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

rhodri lewys

lewys and rhodri's story

In 2001, Wendy and Adrian Watkins were looking forward to the birth of their twins to complete their family and provide their nine-year-old son, Aled, with siblings. Read More


a mum’s story

I think the biggest thing that Tŷ Hafan gives the twins is confidence. They are really quiet and sometimes don’t say anything at all in certain environments, but at Tŷ Hafan, they are totally different and can be themselves.  Read More


a dad’s story

To me Tŷ Hafan is a special place.  It is a place where you have fun, laughter and tears too. The staff from the cleaners, chefs, care team, nurses and admin workers are all wonderful and make you feel so welcome at Tŷ Hafan. Read More


a brother’s story

I have twin brothers who are 13 years old who have Duchenne muscular dystrophy. We have been coming to Tŷ Hafan since 2009. I have had some great times at Tŷ Hafan and have attended many sibling evenings. Read More


nan’s story

Many people don’t know that Tŷ Hafan cares for the whole family, including the grandparents. It is a fantastic charity that does so much good for the twins and our entire family. They make me feel so welcome and we always have so much fun and lots of giggles when we’re there.  Read More


working with lewys and rhodri

As one of Lewys’ links I am allocated to work with him when he visits Tŷ Hafan. But as him and his brother, Rhodri, are inseparable you pretty much work with both of them.  Read More


It's always a delight to welcome Cantemus Chamber Choir to the hospice. Their visits never fail to fill us with festive cheer. The only problem is we like to try and recreate their magic in the office, but our harmonies are just a touch off in comparison! Here are the members of Cantemus wishing us all a Merry Christmas on our third day of Christmas #BeingThere365

panto day

On our second day of Christmas, you could donate two toys to one of our shops for those last minute Christmas presents! Hurry, we are open until 4:00pm #BeingThere365 https://zurl.co/HSsu

#FamilyFriday this week is all about the plucky pupils of Castle School in Narberth who braved the icy seas off Amroth beach as part of their fabulous fundraising programme which will see them raising £10,000 to help our families. Thank you so much ……. Brrrrrrr! 🌊🏊‍♂️. https://goo.gl/pwg6W

Tune in to this page any minute for day one of our Twelve Days of Christmas when we will be doing a Facebook live of our (in)famous panto! Definitely has to be seen to be believed! #BeingThere365

It's lovely to hear back from customers who have enjoyed travelling with us and would like to thank all the children @tyhafan for their hard work painting such a beautiful picture of a bus 🚍 ♥️ we will proudly be hanging it up in our office 😀 thank you once again from all at Davies Coaches - llanelli

We love it when our friends from the #CardiffDevils visit the hospice so it was wonderful to welcome @JoeyMartin14 @MarkLoui5 and @GleasonFournier yesterday. They even brought some friends along with them. Merry Christmas guys

Tŷ Hafan is taking over the reins of the Barry Island New Year’s Day Swim and we’d love for you to join us for our first dip! Visit our events page for more information https://zurl.co/ZeCz


On our second day of Christmas, you could donate two toys to one of our shops for those last minute Christmas prese… https://t.co/0nYSAsHkC1

We're loving having @swanseasound & @964thewave broadcasting live from here at the hospice until 7pm today, and tel… https://t.co/XPoAV8tPO4

Family Friday this week is all about the pupils of Castle School in #Narberth who braved the icy seas off Amroth be… https://t.co/HUW0NVZHeY

@treefrogdesign1 @MudCrewEvents What an amazing challenge Keith. Wow. Good luck with everything

RT I’m supporting @TyHafan and raising money for them by putting myself through The Arc of Attrition, a brutal 100mile… https://t.co/faOjcYEXrT

Tune in to our Facebook page any minute now for day one of our Twelve Days of Christmas when we will be doing a Fac… https://t.co/g528zwZkHl

We love it when our friends from the #CardiffDevils visit the hospice so it was wonderful to welcome @JoeyMartin14https://t.co/WSZ5aq0e6L

Tŷ Hafan is taking over the reigns of the Barry Island New Year’s Day Swim and we’d love for you to join us for our… https://t.co/1qsneZyOoG

RT The amazing fundraising efforts in 2017 and half of 2018 resulted in us hitting our target of raising £11,727 which… https://t.co/WXIvvd7TNB

RT Oh No They Didn't, OH YES THEY DID!! Some of the team delivered our gifts to our designated charity @tyhafan last F… https://t.co/46KdFblEmA