(by Sharon Harris, Barry&District News, 17th January 2019)
A NEW specialist bereavement service for families who are dealing with the grief of losing a child, is being launched at Tŷ Hafan.
The Sully-based children’s hospice in Wales will be able to provide the service thanks to a £20,000 grant from South Wales Freemasons.
Tŷ Hafan offers comfort, support and care to life limited children, young people and their families throughout Wales.
Hospice care focuses on making the most of the time families have together.
The charity provides support and care for many years, from admission to bereavement and beyond, and ensures the child’s siblings, parents, carers and extended family are considered.
The Masonic Charitable Foundation (MCF) funding will allow Tŷ Hafan to create a dedicated bereavement support service, which will be…