CLAPA's 40th Anniversary

This June, CLAPA turns 40 years old! Learn more about our history and find out how you can join in the celebrations.

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  • Aleisha Inspires UK to #DoMoreGood

    10-year-old Aleisha has been chosen to represent CLAPA at this year's CarFest, the family festival created by radio presenter Chris Evans.

  • CLAPA is Moving!

    After 15 years in Angel Islington, CLAPA's office is moving to a charity hub in Bethnal Green, East London. Read more to find out how this will impact our services, and to join us in reflecting back on our time on Goswell Road.

  • CLAPA Bucks & Beds Birthday Picnic

    29 Jun 2019 11:00 - 29 Jun 2019 14:00

    CLAPA Bucks & Beds Birthday Picnic

    Come along to help celebrate CLAPA's 40th Birthday with the Bucks & Beds group! This is a FREE event for all families affected by cleft, we;d love you to join us with your picnic and meet other families for fun, games and making friends.

  • Soft Play Summer Meet Up with CLAPA North Essex Group

    29 Jun 2019 18:00 - 29 Jun 2019 20:00

    Soft Play Summer Meet Up with CLAPA North Essex Group

    Exciting news! Your local CLAPA group in Essex are holding an exciting Family Meet Up! Join us for soft play and making new friends, with food provided and plenty of time for the adults to chat and share thier experiences too.