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  • Can’t take my eyes off you

    OK, so let’s be honest, being stared at isn’t great and when someone stares, it is, above all, an invasion of privacy.

  • Statement: Centralisation of Cleft Surgical Services in Scotland

    On 7th September 2016, a debate was held in the Scottish Parliament concerning the decision by the NHS board chiefs on 21st June 2016 to approve the recommendation that cleft surgical services in Scotland be centralised. This recommendation was made by the National Specialist Services Committee following a long-term consultation which CLAPA has been heavily involved with.

  • Happy Faces Warwick October meet up

    14 Oct 2016 10:00 - 14 Oct 2016 12:00

    Happy Faces Warwick October meet up

    Happy Faces Warwick will meet for the second time on Friday 14th October and every second Friday of the month after that.

  • Happy Faces Derby Special Launch Party

    19 Oct 2016 10:00 - 19 Oct 2016 12:00

    Happy Faces Derby Special Launch Party

    We're really pleased to announce that Happy Faces Derby will meet for the first time on Wednesday 19th October and every third Wednesday of the month after that.