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A group of young people from CLAPA on an adventure holiday
  • Nasima’s Story

    Growing up I was never made to feel different regardless of all the operations and constant hospital appointments – that was just my reality and I dealt with it. I genuinely believed that people had one big nostril and one smaller one! It never occurred to me that I looked or sounded different.

  • CLAPA’s Crowning Glory

    Today, we officially launched a new charity partnership with the global company, Crown Worldwide Group. This partnership means that we are Crown’s exclusive Charity of The Year and whilst some people may think it’s just about raising money this partnership is about so much more and here is how it came about.

  • Halloween Family Fun

    30 Oct 2016 13:00 - 30 Oct 2016 16:00

    Halloween Family Fun

    It's the Lancashire, Cheshire & Lakes Branch Halloween Themed Family Party!  It's that time of year again! Join us to celebrate the spookiest day of the year! This free event will include a disco, games, face painting and a fancy dress parade with prizes, as well as a raffle, followed by an animal show from Reef's Reptiles.

  • Age 8+ years Canoe Treasure Hunt experience

    30 Oct 2016 13:30 - 30 Oct 2016 16:30

    Age 8+ years Canoe Treasure Hunt experience

    Come join us in Loch Lomond!  For children aged between 8-17yrs and were born with a cleft.