Author: elliepritchard

05.12.2022

The Handcrafted Christmas gift guide

Christmas will be here before you know it, which has people all over the country searching the shops for gifts for their loved ones. But with prices rising, shopping sustainably, as well as choosing low-priced items, is at the top of...
Cwtch Magazine Hero
02.12.2022

You did it! You raised £342,922 in 60 hours!

We had a goal of raising £250,000 between 10 am on 27th November and 10 pm on 29th November with our When Your World Stops appeal and, thanks to you, we did it… and then some!  We were amazed to have...
The Wales football team celebrating
25.11.2022

Proceeds from Wales’ unofficial World Cup song go to Tŷ Hafan!

The World Cup has captured the attention of billions of people all over the globe this year and, as this is Wales’ first time qualifying in 64 years, it feels like a very special time to be Welsh.  It’s a...
18.11.2022

Ride to the Rugby is back for 2023!

The upcoming Ride to the Rugby event will see a group of 50 brave cyclists – some of whom have only recently started cycling! – cycle 217 miles from Calais to Paris. They’ll reach their destination just in time to watch...
18.11.2022

Dan Notley’s unique support for dads at Tŷ Hafan

It’s so important that parents of children with life-shortening conditions and bereaved parents have the emotional and practical help they need, and that help needs to be tailored to them as individuals.  “Being the father of a child with a...
Rose-jean
15.11.2022

Rose’s story

Andrew and Catherine Jeans lost their beloved daughter, Rose, to Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumour just days after her first birthday. This is their family’s story. “Our daughter, Rose, was born on 11th February 2019. She was perfect and a much longed...
Volunteer gardeners holding their Wales in Bloom award
11.11.2022

Our Volunteer Gardeners win a Wales in Bloom award

They volunteers began working on the Tŷ Hafan gardens in 2020, restoring our overgrown gardens to their former glory. They dedicate their free time to hard graft and creativity, making sure our outdoor space is not only a beautiful and sensory...
08.11.2022

Rising costs

With the huge impact of the cost-of-living crisis on all areas of our work, we need your help more than ever. You might have seen on the news that our energy bills were set to go from £100,000 to £600,000...