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

 

20

Sep

2019

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super supporter to take on lon las cymru

written by Sean O'Connor

Running the 250 miles from the North Wales coast to the south - in just 88 hours - is an incredibly daunting challenge, but Sean O'Connor will be tackling this feat next month to continue supporting Tŷ Hafan. 

13

Sep

2019

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reduce your ‘fast fashion’ footprint

written by Dani Harries

We’re halfway into ‘Second Hand September’ and some well-known bloggers and sustainable fashion enthusiasts from across the country have been visiting Tŷ Hafan’s shops, finding some bargain treasures in-store — and we’re well on board! 

6

Sep

2019

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take on the trip of a lifetime

written by Tŷ Hafan

In 2017 we launched a Tŷ Hafan first — an overseas challenge! It was such a success and saw nearly 30 amazing supporters fundraise over £82,000 between them. So, we decided to do it all over again and organise another epic challenge, this time… in Cambodia! 

30

Aug

2019

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a journey from student to play practitioner

written by Emma Atkins

Emma Atkins, one of our wonderful play practitioners, reflects on the student placement journey at Tŷ Hafan that led to her becoming an instrumental member of our play team. 

23

Aug

2019

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just keep pedalling

written by Henry Dernie

Join Henry who is taking on a brand new event - Tread & Trail - biking 30 miles on the roads of the Brecon Beacons before climbing Pen y Fan

16

Aug

2019

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a first for the tŷ hafan scouts

written by Scouts Cymru

Six children cared for at Tŷ Hafan with life-limiting illnesses, including Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and Goldenhar Syndrome, have enjoyed their very first family camp out.

10

Aug

2019

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ice, ice baby

written by Lucas Howell, Team Captain, Tŷ Hafan Ice Hockey

With the UK Charity Allstars ice hockey tournament returning to Cardiff, eight charity teams battled it out for bragging rights, including the Tŷ Hafan Allstars

2

Aug

2019

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understanding the world of transport

written by Toby Rhodes, Palletways Cardiff

Palletways Cardiff raised money for Tŷ Hafan with their very own family fun day to thank all staff, and to give families a glimpse into the world of transport!

26

Jul

2019

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roll up, roll up...

written by Tŷ Hafan

You’re all invited to join in the circus-themed fun-tivities at our Family Fun Day next Saturday!

19

Jul

2019

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small school raises big funds

written by Shelley Kirkham

After pledging to raise £10,000 in 10 months for Tŷ Hafan, students at Castle School in Pembrokeshire revealed the final amount raised and the final number was pretty remarkable!

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