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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.

  • 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.

  • Happy Faces Walsall soft play morning

    23 Mar 2019 09:00 - 23 Mar 2019 11:00

    Happy Faces Walsall soft play morning

    All the family are welcome to join CLAPA Happy Faces Groups.