Adults Mini-Conference 2017

Join us in London on Saturday 8th July for a full day of talks and discussions around the issues affecting adults born with a cleft. Places are limited, so sign up quick!

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  • Isaac’s Story

    Isaac arrived on 19th October 2008, a week late, but we seemed to have a healthy first child. Everything was new to us; breastfeeding, sleeping (or lack of), settling him. We left hospital assuming everything was fine. I wanted to feed him myself, however when we got home the problems started.

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    Would you like to help out at CLAPA, but aren’t sure how much time you can commit? Do you want to learn more about the charity sector and get valuable experience for your CV? Sign up today to join our bank of CLAPA Helpers, and get alerted about casual volunteering opportunities that suit YOU!

  • CLAPA Adults Conference

    8 Jul 2017 10:30 - 8 Jul 2017 17:00

    CLAPA Adults Conference

    Join us in London for a day of talks, workshops and discussions around adults born with a cleft lip and/or palate.

  • Big Smiles and CLAPA joint Family Day!

    15 Jul 2017 10:00 - 15 Jul 2017 14:00

    Big Smiles and CLAPA joint Family Day!

    Join other families affected by cleft for a day in the park, at the first ever joint event for Big Smiles and CLAPA! Big Smiles is a local support group for families affected by cleft lip and/or palate based in Nottingham, with a large reach across Nottinghamshire and beyond.