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

 

11

Jun

2021

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primary school take on daily mile challenge

written by Tŷ Hafan

Pupils at a Valleys primary school have been taking part in a very special fundraising challenge during this summer term.  

4

Jun

2021

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meet jeff, a tŷ hafan ambassador

written by Tŷ Hafan

Jeff Davies has been involved with Tŷ Hafan since the very start – from supporting the initial build, to becoming an Ambassador. Read about his experiences volunteering at the hospice.

28

May

2021

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school children fundraise with fun fitness challenge

written by Tŷ Hafan

Pupils at Cwm Primary School joined in a fundraising fitness challenge, 'Six Hours of Fitness', to raise funds for Tŷ Hafan. 

21

May

2021

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tŷ hafan gives more meaning to my life

written by Tŷ Hafan

Deputy Lead Nurse Mai reflects on the challenges she and her colleagues have faced while nursing during the pandemic, which Mai describes as ‘the most challenging, scary and toughest of times’. 

14

May

2021

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tŷ hafan brought us together as a family 

written by Tŷ Hafan

Amie Sainsbury, whose son Callum, died at Tŷ Hafan three years ago aged six, shares her memories of her son and what Tŷ Hafan has given her and her family.  

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.

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