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

 

7

May

2021

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Team Tŷ Hafan walk 7 Marathons in May!

written by Tŷ Hafan

The weather forecast was terrible, and Covid social distancing was still necessary. But yesterday, the sun shone on Tŷ Hafan in just about every way when 45 colleagues walked the equivalent of 7.8 marathons around the hospice grounds – and all on top of their day jobs.

30

Apr

2021

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how ely rangers fc took on lockdown for tŷ hafan

written by Tŷ Hafan

Lockdown did not deter our amazing friends at Ely Rangers FC from keeping fit, or from raising money for their favourite charity, Tŷ Hafan. 

23

Apr

2021

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tŷ hafan’s garden is a special place

written by Tŷ Hafan

In this week’s blog Brian Medley, who started volunteering as a gardener for Tŷ Hafan during lockdown last summer, shares what he gets from gardening for Tŷ Hafan. 

16

Apr

2021

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buttons the elephant joins team tŷ hafan

written by Tŷ Hafan

Say ‘Hello’ to Buttons The Elephant, our newest member of Team Tŷ Hafan. Buttons is very possibly our first supporter with four legs and is most definitely our first supporter with a trunk!

9

Apr

2021

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marathon in may - a great way to focus on something positive

written by Tŷ Hafan

Aberystwyth-based Bridget and her daughter Elain, share their experiences tackling, and succeeding to complete last year’s Marathon in May.

2

Apr

2021

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st david’s day celebrations in kabul

written by Tŷ Hafan

LCpl Connah Bason, who is originally from Llanelli, is currently deployed in Kabul. He celebrated St Davids Day very differently this year and all in aid of Tŷ Hafan.

26

Mar

2021

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“tŷ hafan is the only respite that me and esmai get”

written by Tŷ Hafan

Four-year-old Esmai was diagnosed with CHARGE Syndrome shortly after she was born and has been using Tŷ Hafan's services since 2017. 

19

Mar

2021

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walking 2,000 miles for tŷ hafan during lockdown

written by Tŷ Hafan

Tricia Jones completes her very own 2,000 mile odyssey to help keep fundraising for Tŷ Hafan through lockdown.

12

Mar

2021

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a whole other layer of empathy

written by Tŷ Hafan

Phae took a few minutes out of her busy schedule to share with us why she wanted to work for Tŷ Hafan and what she hopes to achieve in her new role.

5

Mar

2021

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letting the light shine

written by Tŷ Hafan

Karen decorated a Winter Wonderland for Karen’s children. With each passing year, people started to stop by her house to enjoy her lights.

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