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

 

6

Dec

2019

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support our refurb with ed the elf

written by Ed the Elf

Our very own festive helper, Ed the Elf, has been busy making his way to homes this Christmas to brighten up Christmas trees — but he's also been raising money for our refurbishment appeal and has been spreading the word far and wide... 

29

Nov

2019

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and we would run 2,000 miles

written by Scott and Gareth

Scott and Gareth have decided to take on the challenge of running 2,000km between them over the next year, in support of Tŷ Hafan.

22

Nov

2019

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tinsel ar y goeden, seren yn y nen

written by Arwen Roberts

Cardiff-based Welsh greeting card and gift company Draenog has launched a new Christmas jumper for 2019 with 10% of proceeds raised donated to Tŷ Hafan.

15

Nov

2019

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award-winning transition nurse

written by Tŷ Hafan

Sophie Williams, our specialist transition nurse, won the esteemed ‘Suzanne Goodall Paediatric Nursing Award’ this week at the 2019 RCN Wales ‘Nurse of the Year’ award ceremony. 

8

Nov

2019

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a hospice fit for the future

written by Rob Jones, CEO

Our CEO, Rob Jones, explains why we're taking on a major refurbishment project of the hospice and our mission to meet the changing needs of families in Wales. 

1

Nov

2019

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the making of birdsong

written by Tŷ Hafan

For the first ever time, we're delighted to share with you the documentary that was created following the making of our very special memorial, birdsong project, ‘These Names Will Be Forever In Our Skies’.

25

Oct

2019

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lights, camera, action

written by Tŷ Hafan

Last Friday was Tŷ Hafan’s annual ball, ‘Lights, Camera, Action’. Not only was it a wonderful evening filled with special guests, supporters, families and stellar entertainment, but the evening raised three times our fundraising target, all in support of Tŷ Hafan’s hospice refurbishment project. 

18

Oct

2019

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party pop-up at tŷ hafan

written by Tŷ Hafan

With 26 charity shops across Wales, Tŷ Hafan is a proud advocate of sustainable fashion. But this autumn we’ve decided to step it up a notch and embark on a mission to transform the way people buy their clothes — starting with a brand-new “sparkly” event!

11

Oct

2019

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ambulance partnership wins outstanding award

written by Tŷ Hafan

We’ve been working with the Welsh Ambulance Service Trust on a partnership project to make end-of-life transfers for the child and family

4

Oct

2019

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a truly magical weekend

written by Katie Bonnè

Our incredible RunDisney participants have just about recovered from their 5Ks, 10Ks and half marathons after the Paris race weekend — and one our nurses, Katie Bonnè, who took part in the half marathon reflects on, what she calls, ‘one of the best experiences of her life’.

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