Awareness Week 2018

Everything you need to know about getting involved in Cleft Lip & Palate Awareness Week 2018. Looking for ideas of how to make the most of 5th - 13th May 2018? Get your FREE Awareness Week information pack and find out more about the CLAPA London Sponsored Walk.

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  • CLAPA News 2017

    Welcome to our 28th annual magazine, packed full of stories and updates from all sectors of the CLAPA Community. Read it now online or order your paper copy.

  • Cleft Care in the UK: Where Are We Now?

    At the turn of the century, UK cleft services were centralised into the Cleft Teams we know today. Now, a new study reveals which treatment outcomes have improved since then - and which are still lagging behind.

  • Adventure Day for Young People aged 8 - 15 years in Norfolk

    10 Apr 2018 09:45 - 10 Apr 2018 16:00

    Adventure Day for Young People aged 8 - 15 years in Norfolk

    Join us for our adventure day for young people in Thetford Forest including a range of fun activities, including canoeing, tree trekking and the big swing! This opportunity gives young people born with a cleft the opportunity to meet others with similar experiences in a fun outdoor environment.

  • Happy Faces Birmingham Easter Special!

    11 Apr 2018 12:00 - 11 Apr 2018 14:00

    Happy Faces Birmingham Easter Special!

    Happy Faces Groups are for children who were born with a cleft and their families, expectant parents are also very welcome.