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.

#familyfriday

 

10

Jul

2015

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adorable dora brings lots of smiles

written by Lisa

I own a little Shih Tzu dog called Dora.  She is now 2 ½ years old and a very calm loving dog.  I knew very quickly as a puppy that she was very good at bringing happiness to others, especially me.  

3

Jul

2015

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a pirates tale of tŷ hafan

written by Geordie Depp

So… there I was, a few years ago, sailing around the bay of Swansea when I stumbled upon an event like no other… A Sleep Walk… in Pyjamas, at Midnight? This I cannot wait to see…

26

Jun

2015

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fundraising to a tee

written by Jayne Jenkins

Who would have thought that a club, a ball and a group of ambitious golf players could raise so much money for such a worthwhile cause? We certainly didn’t when we arranged our first Keepmoat Charity Golf Day in aid of Tŷ Hafan Children’s Hospice back in 2013. 

19

Jun

2015

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millie, aged eight, tackles snowdon

written by Cath Smith

Here at Tŷ Hafan we love hearing stories of what our supporters have decided to get up to to help raise money for us. We’ve had runners, swimmers, cyclists, skydivers, people wanting to grow their hair, and people wanting to shave it off. 

12

Jun

2015

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S4C saddles up for Tŷ Hafan

written by Chris Morris

Towards the end of last year - just as the popular 10k, Half Marathon and Survival of the Fittest events had come to an end – I decided to send an email to the rest of the S4C staff to see if anyone fancied another endurance event to train towards

5

Jun

2015

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become a superstar volunteer

written by Ian Beesley

Would you like to learn new skills and meet new people? We urgently need volunteers to help out at our 30 shops across Wales.

29

May

2015

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a mountain of a challenge for conveylaw

written by Lloyd Davies

We have been fundraising for Tŷ Hafan for the last few years and are so pleased to have raised almost £150,000 for this amazing charity.

22

May

2015

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the best decision we ever made

written by John Newton

we are delighted to have generated over £15,000 through the generosity of our business contacts

15

May

2015

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#momentscount for tŷ hafan families

written by Diane Wilkinson

The theme for this year’s Children’s Hospice week (11-17 May) is ‘Making Every Moment Count’, highlighting how services like Tŷ Hafan help life-limited children and their families make the most of the time they have left together. 

8

May

2015

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matt's marathon miles

written by Matt Lewis

Well, it's come and gone, the day that I was looking forward to with excitement, nervousness, fear and interest.

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