About Hafod

Hafod is a socially conscious, not-for-profit organisation providing housing, care and support services across south Wales for the benefit of our customers and communities.

We deliver high-quality affordable homes and support for people to maintain their independence and well-being for as long as possible. We also provide care to people in their own homes, in supported housing or in our residential care and nursing homes.

Our ambition is to transform housing, health, social care and support in order to improve the well-being of our customers and our communities.

 

Well done to our Care Stars!

Well done to our Care Stars!

Well done to Amanda Davis and Lisa Parfitt for being recognised as Care Stars! Care Stars was created by Social Care Wales to shine a light on those who have made a positive difference to people’s lives during the pandemic. In June, 120 care workers from across Wales...

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Quiz masters at Golau Caredig!

Quiz masters at Golau Caredig!

Home Instead recently hosted a huge 50-question quiz for our residents at Golau Caredig Extra Care Scheme in Barry. The Home Instead team were really impressed with our residents’ general knowledge and discovered that they are all avid quiz show watchers!...

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Apartments available for rent at our Tŷ Cwm Extra Care scheme

Apartments available for rent at our Tŷ Cwm Extra Care scheme

One and two bedroom apartments available now at our Tŷ Cwm Extra Care scheme, independent living for over 50s* with optional care and support services. Rent from only £296.90 per week (one person) which includes: meals utilities a range of onsite facilities Support...

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Christmas crafting at Golau Caredig

Christmas crafting at Golau Caredig

Our Golau Caredig Extra Care Scheme recently joined forces with Home Instead and Three Peas Ceramics for a community crafting project. Three Peas Ceramics supplied beautiful ceramics and decoration packs for our residents’ socially distanced crafting session....

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The importance of testing

The importance of testing

One of our care assistants, Kelly Lixton, shares an important message with the public as she says: “Please get tested because you could be passing it on to anyone”. Kelly appeared on ITV Wales news on Tuesday 26 May talking about her experience of being tested for...

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Care homes get a helping hand

Care homes get a helping hand

To support our care teams and ensure our residents receive the care they deserve, we launched our ‘Helping Hands’ campaign at the start of the lockdown to recruit extra support so our skilled care colleagues could focus on what they do best. As well as supporting our...

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Our care homes take part in TV advert

Our care homes take part in TV advert

We’re thrilled to have taken part in a TV advert to highlight the work of carers and the difference they make to people’s lives. Created by the WeCare Wales campaign, the advert features the voice of Emma Pinnell, reading her poem “Just a Carer” that she wrote for and...

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Cwmbran House show off their dance moves

Cwmbran House show off their dance moves

Residents at our Cwmbran House Care Home were treated to a dance spectacular by our colleagues and couldn’t resist joining in with the moves too! Our residents’ well-being is always one of our main priorities and maintaining a happy social environment is particularly...

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Birthday celebrations galore

Birthday celebrations galore

Many of our residents have celebrated birthdays during the lockdown with our staff going the extra mile to make sure they feel very special. Here’s a snapshot of some of the birthdays girls and boys. One resident at our Cwmbran House Care Home turned 100 on Monday 27...

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Tŷ Gwyn Care Home receives generous donation

Tŷ Gwyn Care Home receives generous donation

Residents at our Tŷ Gwyn Care Home in Cwmbran received a very generous donation of £5,000 prior to lockdown which has gone a long way to help the home purchase a giant tablet device. The home were very fortunate to trial the device for an extra two weeks after the...

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Support our carers

Support our carers

We’re really proud of all of our carers and our colleagues who support them as they continue to work tirelessly to ensure the health and well-being of our residents during these challenging times. To help show our appreciation for all care workers we’re asking people...

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Have you heard of the Ageing Well Card?

Have you heard of the Ageing Well Card?

We’re supporting the development of age-friendly communities by raising awareness of the Ageing Well Card scheme for our customers and others in our communities. As an organisation working across housing, care and support, we help people from all backgrounds and ages...

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Woodcroft commemorate fallen soldiers with emotional service

Woodcroft commemorate fallen soldiers with emotional service

An emotional service of remembrance was held at our Woodcroft Care Home in Cardiff recently which saw over 80 people attend to pay tribute. The commemoration organised in partnership with Change Step Wales began the morning service with hymns and prayers, whilst...

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Tŷ Gwyn care home rated one of the top in Wales

Tŷ Gwyn care home rated one of the top in Wales

We are delighted to announce that our Tŷ Gwyn care home in Cwmbran has been chosen by residents and their families as one of the Top 20 care homes in Wales. The award is based on reviews of our care home on carehome.co.uk which was selected amongst 1,059 other homes...

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A royal canine visit to donate £10,000 to care home residents

A royal canine visit to donate £10,000 to care home residents

Residents at our Tŷ Gwyn Care Home in Cwmbran thoroughly enjoy their weekly visits from their furry four-legged friends but this week they brought along something extra special. Over the last year, Forest of Dean Dog Rescue volunteers, Emma and Lynne, have visited the...

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Care home residents embrace interactive technology

Care home residents embrace interactive technology

Residents at our Cwmbran House Care Home were recently introduced to a new technological device called the OMi-Vista which provides fun and entertainment through interactive web games. Home Manager, June Clark, said: “The projector system has games, music and social...

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Join us at our recruitment open day

Join us at our recruitment open day

We’re looking for kind, caring people who are interested in a career in care to come along and join us at our recruitment open day at our Brocastle Manor Care Home.

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