Local doctors refused to operate on Ashiket’s palate because he was also born with a congenital heart condition - despite the fact it had been treated. With NCF help he now has a chance of a brighter future...

Ganesh Mumja


Ganesh was born with a severe bilateral cleft lip and palate causing him feeding problems from birth and making his speech unintelligible. His family travelled almost 200 miles to access NCF free corrective surgery they could never have afforded...

NCF Aurangabad Camp 2014

Camp Diary – Aurangabad 2014

8 days, 83 corrective cleft operations performed, 83 lives changed for the better. Read our day by day account of NCF's 2014 Aurangabad Camp where we performed our 1000th corrective surgery.

Sania's Cleft Palette Story


Closing the defect in Sania's palate will enable her to live a life free of the complications. In the UK this would have been carried out by the NHS but geography and economics mean this does not always happen...

Dr Hedgewar Hospital

Anand & Sandeep – Video

In September 2013 our team travelled to Aurangabad, India to work with Dr Hedgewar Hospital and Sewa International. This wonderful documentary directed by Nitin Makasare tells the stories of Anand & Sandeep who we were privileged to help.