Support CLAPA This Christmas

There are so many quick, easy and affordable ways to get involved with CLAPA this festive season - visit our Christmas hub to find out more!

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  • #PortraitPositive: Beth & Olivia’s Stories

    Portrait Positive is a groundbreaking project to challenge ideas of beauty. 16 models with a visible difference, including several born with a cleft, had their portraits taken by world-renown photographer Rankin and were featured on Steven Tai's catwalk for London Fashion Week 2018.

  • CLAPA’s Services in Scotland: An Update

    The funding for the current Scotland Regional Coordinator Project is coming to an end. Read on to find out how CLAPA plans to keep people affected by cleft in Scotland supported and connected as we move forward.

  • Wigan & Leigh Happy Faces - Pottery Painting

    17 Feb 2019 10:00 - 17 Feb 2019 12:00

    Wigan & Leigh Happy Faces - Pottery Painting

    It's time to embrace your creativity with CLAPA! Please join us this February to try your hand at pottery painting.

  • Volunteer Development Day - London

    9 Mar 2019 11:00 - 9 Mar 2019 17:00

    Volunteer Development Day - London

    This development day is annual training for new and existing Parent Supporters, Peer Supporters, Happy Faces Coordinators and Adult Meet-Up Coordinators.