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.

"the children and families are at the heart of what we do and why we do it"

Cath Thompson - Head of Care Services

#familyfriday

 

28

Apr

2017

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How to win the heart of a Welsh rugby legend

written by Tŷ Hafan

Support Wales rugby star Ian Gough as he treks the Great Wall of China for Tŷ Hafan .

21

Apr

2017

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why nige will be cycling wales in a day

written by Nigel Williams

Hi, my name is Nige and I would like to share my story.

14

Apr

2017

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how buying a giant dog will change a child's life

written by Adrian Field

Why getting your business or organisation to support Snowdogs: Tails in Wales is a no-brainer. 

7

Apr

2017

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without the support of tŷ hafan, I don’t believe connor’s life would be as full as it is today

written by Tŷ Hafan Ambassador Steve Knapton

Nearly 20 years ago, my nephew Connor was one of the first children to attend Tŷ Hafan.

31

Mar

2017

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rhiannon teases what's in store for cardiff this autumn

written by Tŷ Hafan

It is definitely spring outside, which means that our Snowdogs: Tails in Wales art trail is getting closer and closer. 

24

Mar

2017

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a day in the life of a tŷ hafan shop

written by Tŷ Hafan

As Tŷ Hafan’s Tenby shop celebrates its second birthday, we spoke to some staff and volunteers at the shop about why they love working there.

17

Mar

2017

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a perfect fit

written by Cherie Wilson

As Sponsors of the Snowdogs: Tails in Wales Learning Programme, Acorns Nurseries are delighted to be working with Tŷ Hafan and it’s so exciting to support the Snowdogs art trail in Wales.

10

Mar

2017

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i’m no usain bolt – but tŷ hafan families inspire me to run london marathon

written by Helen Showdery

I have always enjoyed running but I am definitely no Usain Bolt – more of a milk float!! But sport has always been a part of my life.

3

Mar

2017

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1,000 steps to make a short life a full life

written by Layla

Layla spends her days and nights caring for life-limited children. But that’s not the only reason she’s our hero.

24

Feb

2017

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no matter what life throws at him he just gets on with it

written by Lisa Broom

My son Kayden was born at 26 weeks in the back of an ambulance near Oxford. We spent the first two-and-a-half years of his life in three hospitals, miles from our home in Merthyr. Then the doctors told me there was nothing more they could do for him. 

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