Ty Hafan

#family friday

#familyfriday is a series of blogs capturing all aspects of Tŷ Hafan, from family experiences and fundraising achievements, to insights into volunteering and examples of how ‘Team Tŷ Hafan’ is making a difference in communities across Wales.

"the children and families are at the heart of what we do and why we do it"

Cath Thompson - Head of Care Services

#familyfriday

 

12

Jan

2018

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a crafty way to raise funds

written by Penny Collins

Hi, my name's Penny and I'm very excited to tell you about a crafty new project at Tŷ Hafan.

29

Dec

2017

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dads bare all for documentary

written by Tŷ Hafan

Do you ask "How's Mum?" and not "How's Dad?" when a family is facing tough times?

22

Dec

2017

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a special christmas message from santa

written by Santa Claus

For the last Family Friday before Christmas, we thought you'd prefer to hear from the big man himself: Santa.

15

Dec

2017

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thank you to everyone who helped snowdogs raise nearly £200k

written by Rob Jones (CEO and proud dad)

As CEO and Poppy's dad, I can tell you exactly what the money raised by Snowdogs means to families.

8

Dec

2017

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what a pawsome adventure we have all been on together!

written by Sara Webber

Snowdogs: Tails in Wales has captured the imagination of the region and brightened up the grey autumn days across Cardiff and the Vale.

1

Dec

2017

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we busked for 20 minutes - and raised enough for an hour of music therapy

written by Tŷ Hafan

Father and son Steve and Rhys Lloyd picked up their guitars and braved the cold to support Tŷ Hafan.

24

Nov

2017

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"super sibs saved my girls"

written by terri evans

When a child has a life-limiting condition, their parents need support. But what about their brothers and sisters?

17

Nov

2017

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my single biggest achievement in my life

written by Rob Jones

When we arrived at Tŷ Hafan for the first time when Poppy was seven, we were exhausted and didn’t know what to expect.

10

Nov

2017

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artist spends a sunny day and starry night with snowdogs

written by Heather Penton

We met up with Starry Night co-designer Heather Penton as she arrived in Cardiff to follow the trail.

3

Nov

2017

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"yn brofiad â’m hysbrydolodd yn fawr iawn - an inspirational experience"

written by Tŷ Hafan

Welcome to our first bilingual Family Friday blog.

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