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

 

20

Oct

2017

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tŷ hafan is a happy place, full of laughter and fun

written by Candice St John

When I tell people what job I do, they always make a face and say ‘I couldn’t do that’. I always have to explain that it’s not sad here, I love my job.

13

Oct

2017

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"we started going to tŷ hafan last year and haven’t looked back"

written by alice's mum rebecca

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.

6

Oct

2017

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my three big challenges for tŷ hafan

written by Hayley Davies

I am used to taking on challenges in many forms – from the boardroom to the playroom! But nothing could have prepared me for the most physical challenge of my life. 

29

Sep

2017

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my tŷ hafan work experience journey

written by Chelsea Tame

The passion my interviewees had for the organisation was tangible. I just knew I had to seize the opportunity to be a part of this team. 

22

Sep

2017

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run the cardiff half for tŷ hafan

written by tŷ hafan

In today's Family Friday, we introduce you to some of our Cardiff Half heroes

15

Sep

2017

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helping the garden grow

written by Brian Greaves

It’s been well over a year now since we at Costain VINCI were first approached by Tŷ Hafan and the ‘Memorial Garden’ project was discussed.

8

Sep

2017

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what it's like to tell someone they've won the lottery

written by Matt Bolger

Telling someone they've won the Tŷ Hafan lottery is always emotional - because we get to say thank you for supporting life-limited children. 

1

Sep

2017

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loads of laughs

written by Tom Hunt

In 2016, The Glee Club in Cardiff Bay welcomed a group of children, their parents and some of the Tŷ Hafan staff to one of our live comedy shows and everyone had a great time. 

25

Aug

2017

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no ordinary pub crawl...

written by Dom, Rob and Jon

Let’s punish our bodies and slog around England, Wales and Ireland on bikes in a hope that some people will support our efforts and donate to Tŷ Hafan!

18

Aug

2017

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join the snowdog scamper for tŷ hafan

written by Little Apple the Snowpup

I’m Little Apple and next month I’ll be joining more than 100 other Snowdogs and Snowpups for a scamper across the city of Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan to raise money for the amazing children’s hospice.

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