Camp About Face Leadership Academy

In addition to the regular camp session, Camp About Face offers the Leadership Academy, a program for older adolescents and young adults. Leadership Academy campers work with adult mentors on different activities each year. Through group discussions, workshops and planning activities for younger campers, Leadership Academy campers find opportunities to develop self-awareness, as well as interpersonal and leadership skills.

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April 2nd, 2014 | Eric Luecking . a Riley parent, recently spoke at the “Cleft Care Across the Lifespan: Fundamentals for Parents” conference on March 6, 2014 at Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health.  Below is the written text of Mr. Luecking’s remarks. Humans can have an ugly way of undoing God's gifts.  Maybe it's the… Continue Reading

Cleft Care across the Lifespan:  Fundamentals…

March 19th, 2014 | The Cleft and Craniofacial Clinic at Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health presented a conference for parents of children with cleft lip and palate on March 6, 2013.   “Cleft Care across the Lifespan:  Fundamentals for Parents” explored the diagnosis, evaluation and treatment of infants through adolescents with… Continue Reading

Christian Buchanan: Facing the World Despite Rare…

February 27th, 2014 | Midway through her pregnancy, Lacey Buchanan got some sobering news: There’s something wrong with your baby. The elation she’d felt just weeks before—it’s a boy!—was now abruptly deflating, like air escaping from a punctured balloon. An ultrasound showed that if her son survived, he would have facial abnormalities,… Continue Reading