Dean’s Story

Alexis GiannattasioCommunity Stories, Newborn-Infant

Hi, my name is Dean Olsen Rorabaugh. At 23 weeks gestation, my mom found out I was going to be born with a unilateral cleft lip and palate. At first, her and my daddy were really worried about me and … Read More

A Happy Boy

Alyssa KirkmanFamily Stories, Newborn-Infant

We found out at our 20 week anatomy scan about Ethan’s cleft lip and possible palate involvement. We were devastated to hear of the long journey of surgeries and doctors and complications our baby would have. However, ever since Ethan … Read More


Alyssa KirkmanEn Español, Family Stories, Newborn-Infant

Quiero compartir la historia de mi hijo que desde que estaba en mi vientre fue un guerrero. Bueno yo no sabía que me iba a tocar la bendición de tener un hijo con el síndrome de Pierre Robin y digo … Read More


Alyssa KirkmanFamily Stories, Newborn-Infant

Our daughter Hope fits her name perfectly.  She came into the world making her presence known and has continued to blossom into an independent, affectionate, and energetic girl!  Already in her life, she has given us, and so many others, … Read More