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

 

12

Oct

2018

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i'm running the snowdon marathon four times in 24 hours - all for tŷ hafan

written by Andy James

Meeting the staff and families at Tŷ Hafan has inspired Andy James to run Snowdon Marathon and incredible four times in 24 hours - please read his story and help him raise money for the hospice.

5

Oct

2018

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rallying around fundraising

written by Rebecca Algieri - Castle School

Castle School’s Maiden Classic Car and Bike Run Celebrating its tenth year by raising money for Tŷ Hafan

28

Sep

2018

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well bless my soul - elvis is supporting tŷ hafan!

written by Tŷ Hafan

Porthcawl Elvis Festival director Peter Phillips tells us about how he got involved with Tŷ Hafan - thanks to a young Elvis fan staying at the hospice.

21

Sep

2018

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live for today, plan for tomorrow

written by Loran Beynon

The topic of wills and future planning is never easy to think about, and is quite often at the bottom of peoples ‘to do’ list. It really doesn’t need to be all doom and gloom. Actually, it should be the opposite.

14

Sep

2018

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making memories

written by Tŷ Hafan

Helping families make the most of the time that they have together is one of the main aspects of what we do at Tŷ Hafan, making memories that can be cherished for a lifetime. 

7

Sep

2018

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Devon and Cornwall Peninsula Challenge 2018

written by Brian Greaves

A team of cyclist from four Costain associated projects in South Wales is setting out on a 400mile cycle challenge to circumnavigate the Devon and Cornwall Peninsula, to raise funds towards the Tŷ Hafan Children’s Hospice Memorial Gardens.

31

Aug

2018

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transformers ball will celebrate young peoples’ project

written by Tŷ Hafan

Lyn Fields, mum to twins Catherine and Kirstie, is still very much involved with Tŷ Hafan, despite the fact that her daughters left the care of the hospice over five years ago.

24

Aug

2018

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dads chip in at fundraising golf day

written by Paul Fears

I was thrilled to be invited and play alongside two other Tŷ Hafan dads and Gareth Jenkins at the NHBC Golf Day

16

Aug

2018

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bring on the bubbles!

written by Tŷ Hafan

Last week, a part of Pembrey Country Park in Carmathenshire, disappeared under a blanket of beautiful bubbles, as we staged a trial run of the Bubble Rush, coming to Pembrey on 9 September.

10

Aug

2018

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fundraising ..... and all that jazz

written by Black Mountain Jazz Club

We are a small jazz club currently preparing for our 6th annual wall2wall Jazz Festival at the end of August.  This year, we are delighted to share our final festival day, Sunday 2nd September, with Tŷ Hafan.

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