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

 

10

Jul

2020

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green, green grass of home

written by Rhian Rogers

Here, Rhian Rogers, teacher at Rumney Primary School, tells us how her community has helped one of our families in this week’s #FamilyFriday.

3

Jul

2020

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performing for ppe

written by Lyn Winkless

“Perform for PPE”, based in Sully, invite you to their online festival to help us fundraise during the Covid outbreak

26

Jun

2020

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this is me… king cai

written by Tŷ Hafan

Hiya, my name is King Cai and I am 11 years old. I was born with Vici Syndrome but I have never allowed my disability define me.

19

Jun

2020

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my personal lockdown challenge

written by Helen Hinton

The "enthusiasm, positivity and care" Helen felt when visiting her nephew at Tŷ Hafan inspired her and her family to fundraise for the charity

5

Jun

2020

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Volunteers’ Week 2020

written by Ty Hafan

It's National Volunteers’ Week, and our volunteer development manager, Debbie, has a message for our 650 volunteers who have stuck by us through the crisis.

22

May

2020

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supporting positive mental wellbeing with play

written by Emma Atkins

For Mental Health Awareness Week our play worker, Emma Atkins, has written about the benefits of 'play' and its power in supporting positive mental wellbeing, both for the child and the family.

15

May

2020

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a message from our chairman

written by Martin Davies

Martin Davies explains why he has never been so proud to be the Chair of Tŷ Hafan as he witnesses a display of such "remarkable resilience" from staff, families and supporters in this global pandemic.

8

May

2020

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a little "hello" from our new director of care

written by Debbie Ho

Meet Debbie Ho, our new Director of Care at the hospice. Deb has joined the team at quite a challenging and unique time so not all of us had the chance to meet her in person yet! So here's Deb with a little "hello" for our staff and families.

1

May

2020

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Daniel saves his pocket money to buy PPE

written by Ty Hafan

10-year-old Daniel wanted to do something to help  Hafan in our efforts to protect children and our staff from Coronavirus, and has done exactly that with a selfless gesture that has put a smile on all of our faces here at the hospice.  

17

Apr

2020

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specialist care into the heart of family homes

written by Tracy Jones

Some lovely words from Tracy, our head of community services and partnerships, about the alternative ways we are providing care to our families in this difficult time.

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