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Services Provided

With funding from the Florida legislature, the Florida Cleft and Craniofacial Network (FCCN) provides the following services and supplies for Florida families who have children born with cleft lip/palate or other craniofacial malformations:

FCCN provides an array of services and supplies including:

A toll-free "hot line" for parents and professionals throughout the state 1-800-726-2029;

For a limited time, Haberman (Medela) and Mead Johnson bottles can be sent to families of newborns. Please request bottles by telephone or e-mail:352-334-0709, toll-free at 1-800-726-2029 or email lwwharton@.ufl.edu

Counseling pregnant women whose baby has been diagnosed with a craniofacial difference;

Assisting in communication between parents of newborn infants and hospitals, health professionals and other families;

Offering seminars on the topics of nursing care and feeding techniques for professionals and parents.


Feeding Supplies

As long as resources last we will also continue to provide the following items free of charge to Florida families:

Enfamil cleft palate nursers;

Pigeon nipples;

Haberman (Medela) bottles and nipples;

Similac orthodontic nipples;

Similac premature nipple;

Enfamil standard-flow soft nipple.

Quick CleanT Micro-SteamT Bags for cleaning your feeding accessories
Model: 87024

    Features and Benefits:
  • Thoroughly disinfects in about 3 minutes.
  • Steam cleaning eliminates 99.9% of most common bacteria and germs.
  • Requires just a microwave and water.
  • Each bag can be used up to 20 times.
  • Ideal for storing pump parts between pumping sessions.

Please request bottles by telephone or email to Lyuba Wharton.
Telephone: 352-334-0709, or toll-free 1800-726-2029
E-mail: lwwharton@ufl.edu

For more information on feeding children born with cleft lip and palate and on different feeding bottles please contact FCCN office or find more information at the Cleft Palate Foundation (CPF).



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