Helpful Resources

Helpful Resources

Listed below are links to trusted web sites that offer helpful information and support as you care for your child. We hope you’ll find this information useful. And, as always, feel free to reach out to our team with any questions at 508-334-5933.

Helping Children Cope with Health Care Experiences

This page includes suggestions to assist you in talking with your child about health care experiences. We hope these suggestions will help you prepare your child for an upcoming hospitalization or procedure and make the child's experience a little easier.

American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association (ACPA)

The ACPA offers families detailed information on a number of topics including, introduction to cleft, educational materials, feeding your baby, community support, building awareness and more.

Children’s Craniofacial Association (CCA)

The CCA provides helpful information for families and educators on cleft or craniofacial related programs, events and learning curriculums, among other topics.

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Children's Medical Center
University Campus
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655


Children's Hospital Association 



To make an appointment at the Craniofacial Anomalies Clinic, contact:

Missy Lemanski, Coordinator
Telephone: 508-334-5933


American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association
Children’s Craniofacial Association