Tagged with:Volunteering Opportunities

  • New Opportunity: Children and Young People (CYP) Volunteer

    20 Jun 2022

    Working with the Cleft Lip and Palate Association (CLAPA) as a CYP Volunteer you will be supporting adventure days and adventure weekends events for children and young people affected by cleft.

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    National Cleft Development Group Patient Engagement Group

    27 Jan 2022

    Are you interested in NHS cleft care services in the UK? Would you like to have a say about how cleft services are provided and developed? The Cleft Development Group (CDG) are currently inviting applications from people to join their new Patient Engagement Group.

  • A Day at the Cleft Collective

    4 Apr 2019

    On Saturday 23rd March, The Cleft Collective welcomed CLAPA’s Cleft Collective Patient Consultation Group to Bristol for a day of presentations and discussions around the next phase of this exciting initiative.

  • The Future of CLAPA’s Branches

    31 May 2018

    After a lengthy review of the Branch Network that has been a part of CLAPA since the very beginning, we’ve made some changes to improve the ways volunteers and fundraisers can work together.

  • National Volunteers Week

    1 Jun 2016

    June 1-12 is National Volunteers Week, celebrating the people that allow charities like CLAPA to keep working hard all over the UK.

  • ICHOM 2016 – A Patient’s Perspective

    17 May 2016

    The ICHOM are an organisation aiming to standardise the ways we measure outcomes for health conditions around the world, including cleft lip and palate. Our very own Chris Williams represented cleft and CLAPA at their latest conference, and here he blogs about what he took away from the experience.

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    CLAPA Branch Annual General Meetings

    24 Mar 2016

    AGMs are a great way to learn more about your local CLAPA Branch and to put yourself forward to volunteer in any capacity. Find out where and when your Branch is holding their AGM here.

  • Patient Voices Groups

    18 Feb 2016

  • Scotland Launch Event

    17 Feb 2016

    Sunday 24th January saw the launch of our Scotland Regional Coordinator Project in Albert Halls, Stirling.

  • Patient Reps Sought for NHS Group

    27 Jan 2016

    The NHS is setting up a group to look at how specialised services (like cleft lip and palate) can be commissioned locally and centrally, and they are looking for patient reps to add their voices. Deadline: 8th February.