Browse all our Announcements news

News Filter

Alfi-Jay Morris aka Super Alfi

Superheroes sought! Please help us raise £350,000 in 60 hours

Sign up to become an Appeal Champion here now Tŷ Hafan Children’s Hospice is gearing up for its biggest fundraising appeal of the year with the aim being to raise £350,000 in just 60 hours!  The When Your World Stops...
St David's Hall concert cancelled

Tŷ Hafan Christmas Concert cancelled

Due to the closure of St David’s Hall for repairs, the decision has been taken to cancel Tŷ Hafan’s Christmas Concert 2023.  Jenna Lewis, Director of Income Generation for Tŷ Hafan Children’s Hospice, said: “We have attempted to find an...
dark run barry and swansea

Rescheduled dates for Barry Island and Swansea Bay Dark Runs

We can confirm that our Barry Island Dark Run will now take place on Friday 10th of November and our Swansea Bay Dark Run will now take place on Saturday 18th of November. If you have already signed up for...
Caldicot Castle and Cyfarthfa Castle promo graphic

Caldicot Castle Dark Run and Cyfarthfa Castle Dark Run update

Today we can confirm that our Caldicot Castle Dark Run on Saturday 21st October and our Cyfarthfa Castle Dark Run on Saturday 28th October will be going ahead as planned.  If you have already signed up for these events then...
Cardiff Half Marathon team shot

Well done and thank you to all our Cardiff Halfers 

On Sunday, October 1, 89 of runners completed the Cardiff Half Marathon for Tŷ Hafan’s Children’s Hospice, raising almost £30,000 to support our work with children with life-shortening conditions and their families in the process.   Tŷ Hafan’s Cardiff Half runners...
St David's Hall

St David’s Hall closed until the New Year

Unfortunately, it has been announced today that St David’s Hall in Cardiff will not be open Monday 4th December and will remain closed until the New Year due to ongoing issues with RAAC in the building.  We are obviously disappointed...
Nurse with child at Ty Hafan

Join our nursing team

Tŷ Hafan Children’s Hospice has launched a fresh drive to recruit more nurses to provide vital care and support for children with life-shortening conditions and their families in Wales.  A recent report highlighted that 1 in every 172 children born...
The proximity of Ty Hafan, Mr Danter's land and Beechwood College

Update on proposed holiday park on Hayes Road

A second planning application for storage has recently been submitted to the Vale of Glamorgan Council by the owner of the plot of land which lies directly between Tŷ Hafan  and Beechwood College.  This application is for a 0.98 hectare...

It’s Hospice Care Week

It’s Hospice Care Week when the work of hospices throughout Wales, and the wider UK, is recognised and celebrated.  Tŷ Hafan Children’s Hospice is one of only two children’s hospices in Wales, the other being Hope House Tŷ Gobaith in North...
young people in the den at ty hafan

Introducing… The Founder’s Legacy Den Garden!

The Den, and now its adjoining garden area, is a hideaway for the young people who come to the hospice (aka ‘the squad’!), and they designed the new garden almost entirely themselves. The design process began with consultations with the...
Ty Hafan's shop window in Whitchurch Cardiff

Sustainable Fashion Week starts today

Today sees the start of Sustainable Fashion Week and the charity shops run by Tŷ Hafan Children’s Hospice are hoping for another bumper trading period.  The charity’s 18 shops are located across West, South and East Wales and income generated...
Proposed holiday park next door to Ty Hafan shaded in yellow

Statement on proposed holiday park on Hayes Road

Four weeks ago, Tŷ Hafan was formally notified that a planning application had been submitted for the land directly between our hospice and Beechwood College.  While the site owner’s plans for a holiday park continue to be ‘talked up’ on...