Cleft Lip and Palate Resources

Approximately 1 in 700 children are born with a cleft lip and/or palate every year. The ACPA is an international nonprofit medical society of healthcare professionals who treat and/or perform research on birth defects of the head and face. Here are links to the resources available on the ACPA website. The site is available in both English and Spanish.

ACPA Resources:

ACPA General Resource Center

Introduction to Cleft Lip & Palate

Feeding Your Baby

Your Baby’s First Year

Help With Social Situations

Paying for Treatment/Dealing with Insurance

Financial Assistance Programs

Letter to Teachers/Information

Educational Materials

Additional Resources:

Children’s Craniofacial Association One-Sheets Overview