Branches & Local Groups

Here you will find details of CLAPA Branches and Happy Faces Support Groups all around the UK.

  • CLAPA Northampton

    Northampton Happy Faces, toddler group for all children and parents affected by cleft.

    Areas covered: Northampton

    Laura Hammond and Becky Duncton

  • West Midlands Patient Voices

    A group of patients and parents who meet quarterly with members of the West Midlands Cleft team to review service provision, offer feedback and make suggestions for improvements. Meetings take place in central Birmingham for two hours and are facilitated by CLAPA's regional team.

    Areas covered: All areas serviced by the West Midlands Cleft Lip and Palate Service

  • CLAPA Barnsley

    Please come join us at CLAPA Barnsley! We are a local, volunteer-run support group for parents/carers and children affected by cleft lip and/or palate. New and expectant parents are very welcome! If you have any questions or would like to join the next meet up please contact CLAPA volunteer Alison on 07749 970819 or email [email protected] We will look forward to seeing you at a meet up soon!

    Areas covered: South Yorkshire

    Alison Whitehead

    Happy Faces

  • CLAPA Warwick

    Please come join us at CLAPA Warwick! We are a local, volunteer-run support group for parents/carers and children affected by cleft lip and/or palate

    Areas covered: Warwick, Leamington Spa, Coventry and surrounding areas in Warwickshire

    Joanna Hamilton

    Happy Faces

  • CLAPA Derby

    CLAPA Derby is a local, volunteer-run support group for parents/carers and children affected by cleft lip and/or palate

    Areas covered: Derby and surrounding areas

    Amy Roberts-Nichols

    Happy Faces

  • CLAPA Kent

    Areas covered: Kent

    Jackie Christos-Brooks

    Kent Branch

  • CLAPA Bucks & Bedfordshire

    Areas covered: Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire and the surrounding area

    Bucks & Beds Branch

  • CLAPA South Wales

    Areas covered: Newport, Cardiff and Swansea

  • CLAPA West Midlands

    Welcome to the West Midlands Branch! We formed in being in January 2015. The Branch covers the West Midlands. If you or your child are having or have had treatment at Birmingham Children's Hospital or Queen Elizabeth Hospital then you are part of The West Midlands area.

    Areas covered: Worcestershire, Herefordshire, Birmingham and the Black Country, Warwickshire and Staffordshire

    Claire Evans

    West Midlands Branch

  • Fife

    Gillian McCarthy

    Fife

  • Edinburgh

    Areas covered: Edinburgh

    Rebecca McDonald

    Edinburgh Branch

  • Glasgow

    The Glasgow Events Group's role is to organise events and offer support for children, families and adults affected by cleft lip and/or palate.

    Areas covered: Glasgow and Greater Glasgow

    Gillian McCarthy

    Glasgow Branch