CLAPA

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CLAPACleft Lip and Palate Association (London, UK)
CLAPAControl Line Aerobatic Pilots Association (UK)
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National charity CLAPA, the Cleft Lip and Palate Association, is supporting the workshops by providing 'babble bags.
Parents came along with their kids from far flung areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Azad Kashmir and Punjab including Rawat, Sargodha, Peshawar, Chakwal and Sargodha at the medical camp held by the Islamabad Cleft Lip and Palate Association (ICLAPA), said M Aftab, the chief coordinator of ICLAPA.
1-3] We do not have CLP support bodies like the Cleft Lip and Palate Association in the UK.
Around 70 people will take part in a charity walk in aid of the Cleft Lip and Palate Association, which provides support for parents and babies with the condition.
The results are compared to national (Scottish) statistics where available and a recent survey published by the Cleft Lip and Palate Association [CLAPA, 2007] a voluntary organisation.
The pounds 28,000 project was funded with donations from medical groups, the Cleft Lip and Palate Association and patients.
The surgeries, treatment, medicines, hospitalization, stay and food will be provided free to the patients by Pakistan Cleft Lip and Palate Association (PCLAPA).
Vorderman, who is patron of the Cleft Lip and Palate Association, said that television, in particular, could make a difference to the public's perception of facial disfigurement.
Debbi Norman, Northern spokesperson for support group the Cleft Lip and Palate Association (CLAPA), said children with the condition can be victims of bullying.
The production scheduled for November in Worthing, West Sussex, was to raise cash for London's Great Ormond Street Hospital and the Cleft Lip and Palate Association.
CLAPA, the Cleft Lip and Palate Association, is holding the fund-raising event at Foleshill Social Club, in Foleshill Road, Coventry, as part of breakfast television channel GMTV's Get Up and Give appeal.