South East England News

News and updates from across every CLAPA region

  • Research Advertisements |

    Teachers wanted for cleft lip and palate research study

    4 Nov 2016

    Pre-school, primary school and secondary school teachers with experience of teaching young people with cleft lip and palate are being invited to participate in a research study.

  • Children & Young People's Stories | Young People | Your Stories |

    Meet Zoe Bailey

    31 Oct 2016

    Meet Zoe Bailey! Zoe is going to be playing young Emily in IQ Network's upcoming film, Two Sides: A Cleft Story, and has kindly agreed to film a video diary for us!

  • Staff Blog |

    CLAPA Goes to Town

    31 Oct 2016

    This week's staff blog is from Cherry, our Regional Co-ordinator for the South East. We’ve had a busy few weeks in the South East Region.

  • Fundraising Stories | Your Stories |

    Rosie and Poppy’s Story

    24 Oct 2016

    I'm Rosie and have 2 beautiful children and this forms part of the reason why I am running the London marathon this year. I was lucky enough to get the only charity space with the Cleft Lip And Palate Association.

  • Staff Blog |

    Christmas is coming…

    24 Oct 2016

    I started with CLAPA in January this year, and I remember clearly in my first few weeks the numerous requests I received to bring back the CLAPA Christmas card this year.

  • Adult Stories | Your Stories |

    Nasima’s Story

    9 Oct 2016

    Growing up I was never made to feel different regardless of all the operations and constant hospital appointments – that was just my reality and I dealt with it. I genuinely believed that people had one big nostril and one smaller one! It never occurred to me that I looked or sounded different.

  • Fundraising: Corporate | Staff Blog |

    CLAPA’s Crowning Glory

    4 Oct 2016

    Today, we officially launched a new charity partnership with the global company, Crown Worldwide Group. This partnership means that we are Crown’s exclusive Charity of The Year and whilst some people may think it’s just about raising money this partnership is about so much more and here is how it came about.

  • Fundraising: Corporate |

    CLAPA Crowned in Style

    4 Oct 2016

    Today CLAPA is very proud to launch a very special corporate partnership with Crown Worldwide. Crown Worldwide, specialists in global logistics for the relocations, world mobility, records management and fine art industries, are located in some 60 countries and operate from 265 branches. Our partnership is with Crown’s UK and Ireland team and is a result of the company’s dedicated Corporate Social Responsibility programme. Approximately 450 staff members voted to make CLAPA their Charity of the Year.

  • Vacancies |

    Calling All Experienced Specialist Cleft Nurses

    29 Sep 2016

    Ever wondered what it might be like to work abroad, even for a brief period? Here’s your chance… A small project is being funded in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, by the British Embassy. It’s aim is to teach a range of local healthcare professionals (and therefore parents) appropriate feeding techniques for babies with unrepaired cleft lip and palates.

  • Staff Blog |

    CLAPA’s Impact & You

    26 Sep 2016

    CEO David takes a look at CLAPA's new Impact Report, a huge cheque and the loveliest things about being a part of the CLAPA Community.