Jenna’s Story

Alyssa KirkmanACPA News, Awareness, Family Services

I don’t see myself as different, strange, odd or imperfect. I’m just a normal teenager living in this big scary world. I’m more concern with living in a time where hatred, crime and death are occurring every day, then me … Read More

ACPA Art Contest: My Cleft Journey

Alyssa KirkmanAwareness, Family Services

In celebration of 75 years of Team Care, the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association (ACPA) is pleased to announce an art contest for all ages. This contest invites everyone in the cleft and craniofacial community to use their creativity to raise … Read More

Charlotte Then and Now

Alyssa KirkmanAwareness, Family Services

This month, ACPA Family Services is excited to share the story the Gould Family and their cleft journey, in 2008 and 2017. In 2008, the Goulds found out during and ultrasound appointment that Charlotte would be born with a unilateral … Read More

ACPA is Spreading Awareness in July

Alyssa KirkmanACPA News, Awareness

In an effort to increase cleft and craniofacial awareness, ACPA is once again participating in National Cleft & Craniofacial Awareness Month in July. ACPA will be posting stories to the blog, spreading awareness on social media and reaching out to … Read More