Cleft Lip Cleft Palate Craniofacial Centers

Program Description

Through a statewide network, these 5 Regional Cleft Lip Cleft Palate Craniofacial (CLCPC) Centers  provide a comprehensive team approach to the care of infants and children with cleft lip/palate and craniofacial anomalies. In collaboration with the child’s family, primary care providers and specialists, the CLCPC Center develops a long term care plan to address family needs and correct/reduce the craniofacial disorder(s).

*Please note - purely cosmetic procedures are not covered.


To provide comprehensive diagnostic assessment and treatment services for children 21 years of age and younger with cleft lip, cleft palate, craniofacial anomalies, and velopharyngeal incompetence.

Last Reviewed: 7/13/2021