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

 

4

May

2018

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a bird's eye view

written by Tŷ Hafan

In October 2015, Tŷ Hafan embarked on a major project with Costain/Vinci to upgrade our much loved memorial garden. See this bird's eye view of what it will look like!

27

Apr

2018

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a sweet donation

written by Tŷ Hafan

Justin, who says he’s ‘never been much of a runner’, recently completed his training for the London Marathon, running four times a week.

20

Apr

2018

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a foamy fiesta with our families

written by Tŷ Hafan

Last week, Andy from Extreme Adventure brought one of their fantastic foam cannons to the hospice so we could test drive Bubble Rush Cardiff for you all!

13

Apr

2018

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swords in the air!

written by Laura Dernie

Katag is a huge game of tag where two or more teams play with foam swords, lances and shields and we came to Tŷ Hafan to give the super sibs a go!

6

Apr

2018

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easter parade starts spring celebrations

written by Tŷ Hafan

At last! It finally looks as though Spring has sprung. The sun is shining, the daffs are fully in bloom, the Bristol Channel is sparkling (sort of) and there’s definitely a holiday vibe here at the hospice.

23

Mar

2018

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my first fortnight

written by Claire Kingston

Hello, I’m Claire and my role is to help raise the profile of Tŷ Hafan by looking after its day-to-day press activity, building on its ever-increasing media coverage.

16

Mar

2018

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poppy in her own words

written by Poppy Jones

In this week’s Family Friday, 12 year old Poppy Jones uses new technology to tell her story. We asked Poppy a few questions, and here, she gives us an insight into her world.

9

Mar

2018

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marvellous mo ditches fab fro!

written by Mo

I shaved my hair off as you can see, from ‘wild afro which took me ages to grow, too short back and sides’ in minutes to raise money for Tŷ Hafan

23

Feb

2018

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our royal visit

written by Sam Bellamy

Today, I had the great pleasure and honour to meet HRH Prince Charles, following in my mother’s footsteps who met him on his first ever visit back in 2001. 

16

Feb

2018

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katie had us wrapped around her little finger from the start

written by Katie's dad, Stephen

Heartbroken new dad Stephen only had a few precious days with his beautiful baby daughter. Six years on, he revisits Tŷ Hafan and tells us how the memories he made here at the hospice with Katie will last forever. 

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