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

Aug

2021

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walk a day in dan's shoes

written by Tŷ Hafan

Dan Notley is Tŷ Hafan’s Family Support Worker for dads of children with life-limiting conditions. Here Dan, former engineer with the RAF, shares a bit about what he does, why he does it, and why he’d like you to consider Walking a Day in his Shoes.

13

Aug

2021

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chipping away for charity

written by Martyn Richards

Radyr Golf Club recently hosted its annual Charity Golf Day and Vice Captain Martyn Richards shares its successes and why Tŷ Hafan is their chosen charity.

6

Aug

2021

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Emily to Walk In Their Shoes

written by Tŷ Hafan

Emily Harmsworth might be only 12, but she is taking on a massive fundraising challenge next month, in memory of little brother Peter, who was cared for by Tŷ Hafan.

30

Jul

2021

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good for mental health and good for tŷ hafan

written by Steffan Rogers

Swansea-based risk management company PCR Global is donating the profits of its Mental Health First Aid Course to Tŷ Hafan

23

Jul

2021

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A chance to win, a chance to care

written by Tŷ Hafan

Dan Coleman from Porthcawl was a recent lucky winner of our £2,000 lottery jackpot, after receiving his ticket as a birthday gift from his mum.

16

Jul

2021

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seth gets a complete care package – we don’t have to worry

written by Tŷ Hafan

Meet 12-year-old Seth, he has been using Tŷ Hafan for the past four years having been born with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD). Here, he tells us why a visit to Tŷ Hafan means so much to him.

9

Jul

2021

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london welsh lions challenge for tŷ hafan

written by Damian McCarthy

Despite being in hospital receiving treatment for cystic fibrosis, Johnny, 11, was one of hundreds who tackled the #LWLionsChallenge last weekend to fundraise for Tŷ Hafan.

2

Jul

2021

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honouring our nurses from the philippines

written by Tŷ Hafan

Seven nurses from the Philippines who have been members of the care team at Tŷ Hafan, the children’s hospice for Wales, for over twenty years have been honored by the hospice for their exemplary service and dedication. 

25

Jun

2021

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fundraising efforts from the welsh pony and cob society

written by Tŷ Hafan

This week's blog is from Brian Foster, of the Welsh Pony and Cob Society, who have raised a massive £13,300 for Tŷ Hafan.

18

Jun

2021

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cycling 100 miles on a vintage bike for tŷ hafan

written by Tŷ Hafan

Dave Hutton challenged himself to cycle a huge 100 miles on a vintage bike to fundraise for Tŷ Hafan in memory of his son Calum who was cared for by the team at Tŷ Hafan. 

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