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

 

16

Aug

2018

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bring on the bubbles!

written by Tŷ Hafan

Last week, a part of Pembrey Country Park in Carmathenshire, disappeared under a blanket of beautiful bubbles, as we staged a trial run of the Bubble Rush, coming to Pembrey on 9 September.

10

Aug

2018

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fundraising ..... and all that jazz

written by Black Mountain Jazz Club

We are a small jazz club currently preparing for our 6th annual wall2wall Jazz Festival at the end of August.  This year, we are delighted to share our final festival day, Sunday 2nd September, with Tŷ Hafan.

3

Aug

2018

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every child has the right to play: celebrating national playday

written by Jemma Tudor

In the wake of National Playday which took place this week on 1 August, Tŷ Hafan play practitioner Jemma Tudor explains why she and fellow practitioner Mags Butler will be helping Tŷ Hafan’s children to celebrate every child’s right to play

27

Jul

2018

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5 mountains in 55 hours. are you serious?

written by Paul Fears

Before the #5in55 challenge, when I would tell people that a group of Dads from Ty Hafan were going to climb five mountains in fifty-five hours, I was always confronted with an expression of horror and disbelief.  It was almost as I had asked them to join me

20

Jul

2018

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tŷ hafan celebrates ten years of scouting

written by Tŷ Hafan

This week, we held a special birthday party at the hospice to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Tŷ Hafan Scout group

13

Jul

2018

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guides' gift is positively 'pawsome'

written by Tŷ Hafan

In recognition of their fabulous fundraising efforts, we invited 25 Girl Guides from Girlguiding Cardiff and East Glamorgan to Tŷ Hafan last week for a special presentation event.

6

Jul

2018

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stroll on summer

written by Tŷ Hafan

Inspired by our incredible dads, we’re launching the Tŷ Hafan Summer Stroll. Throughout, ‘put your best foot forward and create a smile for every mile’.  

29

Jun

2018

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transformers - helping smooth the way between child and adult services

written by Tŷ Hafan

Tŷ Hafan has launched a new project to help and support young people who are transitioning into adult care

22

Jun

2018

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new technology helps the garden grow

written by Mike Miles

Time for a spot of gardening. Luckily, some of our fabulous volunteers were on hand to help out on our Memorial Garden project last week. 

15

Jun

2018

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every tŷ hafan dad has his own mountain to climb

written by Tŷ Hafan

Next month, 13 men will climb five UK mountains in 55 hours, to raise funds for Tŷ Hafan.

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