This year, 1,200 babies will be born with a cleft in the United Kingdom.
Awareness Week 2018
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Awareness Week 2018 is drawing to a close. Here we look back on some of the highlights of the week, and look forward to how we'll keep the momentum going in 2018!Read more
22 Jun 2018 17:00 - 24 Jun 2018 14:00
A FREE weekend getaway for 8-15 year olds in South East England who were born with a cleft lip and/or palate.More information
“I love the person I’ve become because I fought to become her.” Find out more about how cleft lip and palate affects adults, and what CLAPA is doing to help.
My husband and close family were amazing and were such a good support network, but nothing could help with my worrying. I hated my pregnancy, hated everything about it. I couldn't get excited about anything...I was very worried what others were going to think and whether they would blame us. I couldn’t tell anyone how I truly felt as I didn't think anyone understood.
30 Jun 2018 11:00 - 30 Jun 2018 12:30
South London and Surrey has always had a large group of volunteers who have organised events such as the trip to Bocketts Farm and the Christmas Party.
5 Jul 2018 17:00 - 5 Jul 2018 20:00
The Birmingham event of the CLAPA Adult Engagement Roadshow is an opportunity for adults living in the West Midlands who were born with a cleft to come together, share their stories and have their say on the adult-tailored services that CLAPA (and others working with cleft) should be offering.