Dena Corden-Le Petit. Cleft Lip and Palate Association Volunteers. Parent Contact Deputy Chairperson of Stafford Branch Clapa Parent representative for the Cleft lip and palate network board for North West England, the Isle of Man and North Wales (Manchester Hospitals).
Dena Corden-Le Petit
Cleft Lip and Palate Association Volunteers
What is a parent contact?
“Someone who can provide support, offer reassurance, help with confidence and ensure a new family can enjoy their baby from the benefit of their own experience.”
Parent contact Training 2008
Parents – at any stage of diagnosis and treatment
Family and friends
Clapa Head office
Cleft team coordinator
Speech and language therapists
Other health professionals – GP’s & Midwives
Children's Christmas party.
In recognition of all our volunteers.A Very Big Thank you!
Cleft Lip and Palate Association
Branch of the Year!
National Steering Committee
Inaugural meeting, 20 September 2008 CLAPA Head Office, London
•Andy Till, Aberdeen
•Charlotte Cockburn, Glasgow
Mary Dawson and Amanda Dunlop, Northern Ireland•
Joyce Russell, Merseyside•
Jane Whittingham and Tracy Wareham, Stoke•
Dena Corden-Le Petit, Stafford•
•Mary Newbold, Cambridge
•Naz Khan, Independent
Vanessa Middleton, Great Ormond Street•
Mel and Pete Leslie, Independent•
•Barry Hancock, South London & Surrey
Natalie Rigg, Bristol•
-support for professional team
1.Re-writing the branch manual
2.Deciding our minimum set of services
3.Deciding agenda for next N.S. Meeting