Author: sarahlangley

A few of the Rusty Screws training at Pen y Fan.
31.05.2024

The Rusty Screws are back, with some new recruits and a new challenge!

The original ‘Rusty Screws’ – Nigel, Michael and Peter – are a group of operational prison staff at HM Prison, who over the past three years have raised over £17,000 for Tŷ Hafan by taking on various climbing challenges. Last...
Maisie and Nel
17.05.2024

Maisie’s ‘Twin Peaks’ challenge

On 1st June, 9-year-old Maisie Humphreys will be taking on the Aberystwyth Twin Peaks Challenge, to raise money for Tŷ Hafan. Maisie will be joined by Mum – Cerys, Dad – Andrew and Nel (who will celebrate her first birthday...
Heather and team, during a training hike at Pen y Fan.
26.04.2024

Team Tŷ Hafan to reach new heights

Our Senior Play Practitioner Heather Roberts is preparing to take on the GE Aerospace Welsh 3 Peaks challenge on 8th June with her care team colleagues Lynne Phelps, Katie McDonald, Hilary Thurlow, Karen Bassett and Nia Barnes along with Elis...
Gareth Powell at the Barry Island 10k
28.03.2024

Gareth’s ‘Year of Giving Back’

When you think of how you’d like to celebrate turning the big 4-0, your mind might first go to a party or that holiday you’ve always fancied….But Gareth Powell, a dad of two from Ebbw Vale is celebrating in a...
Ollie stood next to his handmade door sign.
14.03.2024

Busnes Bach Ollie!

Ollie’s mum, Christine, has her own business and during the pandemic when Ollie was being home-schooled, they made a business plan together so that he could learn all about profits and loss. The business model they chose was for stick-on...