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

 

9

Nov

2018

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spending christmas at tŷ hafan

written by Sarah Howell

Sarah has been coming to Tŷ Hafan for a number of years with her daughters, Molly and Emily. They've spent Christmas Day here and Sarah wanted to give us an insight into how that made their Christmas.

2

Nov

2018

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a parent's story

written by Jackie Fears

Tŷ Hafan has touched so many lives over the years, but hearing the stories of Tŷ Hafan families is always hugely humbling and a great reminder of why the charity exists.

26

Oct

2018

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two heads are better than one

written by Paul Rowlands

Paul has been blind for a number of years, but took on our Superhero Cycle Challenge on his tandem known as "The Beast"

19

Oct

2018

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#5in55 dad paul talks to bbc's jason mohammad show about men's mental health

written by paul fears

Dad Paul Fears joined a BBC radio discussion on men's mental health. Here's what he told presenter Jason Mohammad.

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.

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