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Scouts Cymru

"a first for the tŷ hafan scouts"

Six children cared for at Tŷ Hafan with life-limiting illnesses, including Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and Goldenhar Syndrome, have enjoyed their very first family camp out. Read More

xhris and clair

"ice, ice baby"

With the UK Charity Allstars ice hockey tournament returning to Cardiff, eight charity teams battled it out for bragging rights, including the Tŷ Hafan Allstars Read More

Palletways Fun Day

"understanding the world of transport"

Palletways Cardiff raised money for Tŷ Hafan with their very own family fun day to thank all staff, and to give families a glimpse into the world of transport! Read More

Family Fun Day 2019

"roll up, roll up..."

You’re all invited to join in the circus-themed fun-tivities at our Family Fun Day next Saturday! Read More

Castle School in Pembrokeshire

"small school raises big funds"

After pledging to raise £10,000 in 10 months for Tŷ Hafan, students at Castle School in Pembrokeshire revealed the final amount raised and the final number was pretty remarkable! Read More

Quantum Advisory

"epic bike ride raises over £4k "

Last weekend, 30 workers from financial services consultancy, Quantum Advisory, completed an impressive 52-mile charity cycle ride to raise funds for Tŷ Hafan.  Read More

ellie

"super sib climbs for sister"

Relatives and friends of Ellie Pyle, who comes to Tŷ Hafan, took on a huge fundraising challenge last weekend. Read More

Carmarthenshire Rainbow Dash

"a dash of colour"

Carmarthen was showered with the colours of the rainbow as we welcomed the first ever Rainbow Dash school event.  Read More

Ellie and mum

"making moments matter"

This week has been all about ‘making moments matter’ at the hospice to celebrate Children’s Hospice Week. We’ve put together some of our highlights! Read More

Cadair Idris, Welsh3Peaks Challenge

"we’re ready for the 21st annual welsh3peaks challenge! "

We're wishing the teams taking on the Welsh3Peaks Challenge tomorrow the very best of luck! Read More

family stories

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osian

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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For the first ever time, children cared for here at the hospice went on a family #Scouts camp with the Ty Hafan Scout Group, and they brought their parents and siblings along with them. They made some special memories taking part in activities like archery, fire lighting, raft making & bush craft 🏹🔥 (and they didn't let the rain stop them!) Read all about it in today's #FamilyFriday 👉 bit.ly/2Z9a7oO

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"Nothing has been more important to the family-of-four than the support of children's charity Tŷ Hafan" — a wonderful tribute to #Bluebirds fan, Rhys, who we had the pleasure of caring for here at the hospice ⚽️ We'll also be continuing to support Rhys' amazing family for as long as they need us on their bereavement journey 💚 Cardiff City Football Club

TŶ HAFAN IS GOING LIVE 🎥 📲: Tune in LIVE this evening to hear all about the Tŷ Hafan Cambodia Trek, broadcast directly from our information evening ⏰:19:15 today 🥾: Hear what the trek entails from Global expert, Teri, and tips on how to fundraise for the challenge from the Tŷ Hafan team! Hope you can join us 👋 #TyHafanTreksCambodia

Our ambassador, Leigh Halfpenny, has kindly chosen to donate 100% of the proceeds from this incredible print to Tŷ Hafan — thank you Leanne Gilroy Artist 🏉💚 You can join the auction here 👉 bit.ly/2HdGQmX The Welsh Rugby Union Welsh Rugby Fans #ForTheJersey

JOIN US TOMORROW! 👋 We're holding an information evening at Pencoed RFC at 7pm to launch our brand-new overseas challenge, trekking from Siem Reap to Angkor Wat in Cambodia 🥾🇰🇭 If you're interested in raising money for Tŷ Hafan by taking on this epic challenge, come along and listen to what's involved. 👉 tyhafan.org/cambodia

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It was Cardiff’s turn to host the UK Charity Allstars ice hockey tournament this year and 150 players descended on the Viola Arena to represent their chosen Charity. The Tŷ Hafan Allstars once again did us proud in their bid to raise enough money to pay for a nurse! Team captain, Lucas Howell, tells us about the weekend in today’s #FamilyFriday. “For me, my personal highlight was presenting my playing shirt, along with another, to Chris and Clair, whose beautiful daughter Scarlett is the Tŷ Hafan Ice Hockey mascot.” https://zcu.io/bBsN

Did everyone give our #FamilyFriday a read last week? Palletways Cardiff ran their very own fun day to raise funds for Tŷ Hafan, giving families a glimpse into the world of transport 🚛 👉 bit.ly/2MJydE9

Hi do your charity shops accept cushions?

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For the first ever time, children cared for at Tŷ Hafan went on a family #Scouts camp with @TyHafanScouts, along wi… https://t.co/BOfxK11Vvu

@LeanneGilroy @LeighHalfpenny1 Brilliant to see that the print reached £628 at auction! Thank you @LeanneGilroy &… https://t.co/j3lAWBWgy4

Thank you for visiting us @rose_whittle — (and we do agree that the view is pretty fabulous! 🥰) https://t.co/93ortrz4rp

@5arahLou83 @thomascarrollgp We love this fundraising idea! The Cwtch Family Room is such an important space at the… https://t.co/TCfwxKd4Nv

@IanWaddell10 Thank you so much for taking on this challenge to raise funds and spread awareness Ian!! 💚

RT On another note the date for next "Still" is May when will attempt "Big Blacks Mountain Challenge",32mls23000ft of… https://t.co/qgVznEjIZE

RT Fantastic opportunity for an an enthusiastic, motivated and vibrant individual to join @tyhafan in Sully as an Enha… https://t.co/apkDWKhilC

@WelshWolfpack Best of luck, guys! 👏 You'll be amazing 💚

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