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  • Dylan’s Story

    Hi, I’m Dylan and I was born with a Cleft lip and Palate, I am 10. I had my first two operations done when I was 3 and 6 months old, I don’t remember them obviously. I had my bone graft operation done in the Queen Elizabeth hospital in March 2017.

  • My Cleft Story – #3

    My final instalment deals with something that was really quite difficult although it all worked out well in the end. When I was 9 I went back to GOSH for an alveolar bone graft, the first operation I really can remember.

  • Scotland Children and Young Person's Council October 2017

    7 Oct 2017 10:30 - 7 Oct 2017 16:00

    Scotland Children and Young Person's Council October 2017

    Our first meeting of the Scotland CYPC for June 2017- June 2018.

  • Happy Faces ABERDEEN - 8th October 2017

    8 Oct 2017 15:00 - 8 Oct 2017 17:00

    Happy Faces ABERDEEN - 8th October 2017

    We are looking forward to meeting lots of you at our next Happy Faces meet up in the North East of Scotland at coffee 'n' kidz on Sunday 8th October from 3-5pm.