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The following publications are available to download free of charge as PDF files:

Awareness Week 2013 Poster

Awareness Week 2013 Poster

A poster advertising our 2013 Cleft Lip and Palate Awareness Week, which runs from 11th-18th May. Feel free to download and share.

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CLAPA General Poster

CLAPA General Poster

A general poster used to advertise CLAPA's work. Please get in touch if you would like printed copies of this poster to display in your local area.

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CLAPA Information Poster

CLAPA Information Poster

A poster containing basic information on cleft lip and palate and CLAPA as a charity. Feel free to download, print out and display, or contact CLAPA directly for some hard copies.

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CLAPA News 2012/13

CLAPA News 2012/13

The 23rd Issue of CLAPA News. To request a hard copy, email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) with your full name and address.

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CLAPA News 2013/14

CLAPA News 2013/14

CLAPA News Issue 24, published Summer 2013. Get your hard copy by emailing .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) with your name and address.

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CLAPA News 2014

CLAPA News 2014

The 25th issue of our annual magazine, CLAPA News. This issue also marks our 35th anniversary as a charity!

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CLAPA News 2015

CLAPA News 2015

Our 2015/16 edition of CLAPA News.

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CLAPA Poster

CLAPA Poster

A general poster advertising CLAPA - email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) if you would like some printed copies to put up in your local area.

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Cleft Lip and Palate - Young People Talk

Cleft Lip and Palate - Young People Talk

A leaflet about young people with a cleft, produced by the West Midlands Cleft Service at Birmingham Children's Hospital.

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Leaflet: 1 in 700

Leaflet: 1 in 700

General leaflet about CLAPA and our work. Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) if you would like physical copies of these, or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) if you would like these for a fundraising event.

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The Treatment of Cleft Lip & Palate: A Parent’s Guide

The Treatment of Cleft Lip & Palate: A Parent’s Guide

Comprehensive illustrated 36-page booklet explaining the treatment of cleft lip & palate. Produced by the Royal College of Surgeons of England and CLAPA.

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Alveolar Bone Grafting: Your Questions Answered

Alveolar Bone Grafting: Your Questions Answered

8-page booklet for parents whose child will need an alveolar bone graft operation.

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Antenatal Diagnosis of Cleft Lip & Palate

Antenatal Diagnosis of Cleft Lip & Palate

8-page booklet for parents of babies antenatally diagnosied with a cleft.

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Catalogue

Catalogue

Lists bottles and teats available by mail order from CLAPA, with illustrations and prices.

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Children Born with Cleft Lip and Palate: A Guide for Parents and Carers

Children Born with Cleft Lip and Palate: A Guide for Parents and Carers

16-page booklet with 'before and after' surgery photographs. Includes commonly asked questions and answers, and an outline of treatment

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CLAPA NEWS - Issue 20

CLAPA NEWS - Issue 20

23 page magazine which informs our members of what is occurring in the CLAPA world. Included is an article from Richard Hawley who speaks for the first time about growing up with a cleft lip and palate and how it has influenced his music.

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CLAPA NEWS 2010 - Issue 21

CLAPA NEWS 2010 - Issue 21

CLAPA's annual magazine with information on CLAPA's work this year, new staff and fundraising stories. We also have an interview with "This Is England" star Rosamund Hanson, who describes the pressures of growing up and working in the acting world with a cleft palate.

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CLAPA News 2011/2012

CLAPA News 2011/2012

CLAPA News issue 22 for the year 2011/2012 is now available for download! If you would like a hard copy please email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) with your address and we will be happy to send you one.

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Help With Feeding - English

Help With Feeding - English

8-page booklet covering aspects of feeding a baby born with a cleft. Includes general guidance on feeding methods before and after surgery.

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Help with Feeding - Polish

Help with Feeding - Polish

8-page booklet covering aspects of feeding a baby born with a cleft. Includes general guidance on feeding methods before and after surgery. Polish translation.

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Information for families and friends

Information for families and friends

This leaflet has been produced for family members, or friends, of someone who has given birth to, or is due to give birth to a child with a cleft lip and/or palate.

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Sonographer’s Guide

Sonographer’s Guide

20-page booklet for sonographers, with information on cleft lip & palate, how to diagnose the condition, and how to break the news to parents.Illustrated. Produced by CLAPA and The Fetal Medicine Unit, St Geoge's Hospital, London.

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Speech: The Impact of a Cleft Palate

Speech: The Impact of a Cleft Palate

12-page booklet for parents and professionals explaining how we make different speech sounds, how the palate plays and important part, what happens if the palate isn't working very well, and what can be done to improve speech difficulties.

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The School Years

The School Years

16-page booklet aimed at teachers, parents and carers.

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The Treatment of Cleft Lip & Palate - Polish

The Treatment of Cleft Lip & Palate - Polish

Comprehensive illustrated 36-page booklet explaining the treatment of cleft lip & palate. Produced by the Royal College of Surgeons of England and CLAPA. Polish translation.

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Ordering Publications

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