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Craniofacial Parent to Parent Support Group

Being a parent or family member of a child with a craniofacial related disorder can be isolating and challenging. Becoming involved with either Parent to Parent Support services or Family Faces offers parents an opportunity to talk with other parents of children with similar disorders.

Family Faces is a support group for families with children with a facial difference. Our organization is dedicated to working with you and your family member by providing emotional support from parents with children with similar disorders. 

Our Objectives Are:

Serve as a Source for Information

Information is presented during support meetings by either medical professionals or others with knowledge of facial differences.  Some subjects we have had presentations on in the past are: surgery, genetics, dental, social or insurance issues.  Information is also provided on available resources.

Provide Support

Create a place where families can connect with others in similar situations, connect families with other families with children of similar diagnosis through coordination with Washington State Parent to Parent Programs.

Increase Public Awareness  

Create Enhance understanding and acceptance of those with facial differences through outreach in school as and other arenas.  To educate the public about the abilities and challenges of those with facial differences.

More Information

If you are interested in finding out more about Family Faces, coming to a meeting or would like to receive our mailings, please feel free contact any of the following individuals:

Cleft Lip & Palate
Nancy Schoeggl - 425-576-1113
Craniofacial Disorders
Amy Lightbody - 509-465-3172 or 509-879-5569
Celia Jensen - 425-885-0222
Cranio Clinic Social Work

Monica Andrews, LICSW (06) 987-3159 or 1-866-987-2000 ext 73159.  or

Email: monica.andrews@seattlechildrens.org

Thank you we look forward to meeting you!