The VCFS and 22q11 Foundation supports families and persons affected by VCFS or Deletion 22q11.
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We are pleased to announce that New Zealand is now also represented by the VCFS22q11 Foundation!

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 Organized and developed by The International 22q11.2 Foundation, 22q at the Zoo! Worldwide...

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Supporting families and persons affected by

VCFS Deletion 22q11.2

Join us for our Free Annual VCFS 22q11 Foundation Conference

23rd August 2015

Children's Hopsital Westmead, NSW Australia






Velo-cardio-facial syndrome (VCFS) or 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome is a genetic syndrome.  It is the result of a submicroscopic deletion on the long arm of Chromosome 22 in the “q11” region- deletion 22q11.

VCFS is also known as:

When a child's health problems are puzzling......A missing piece of genetic material on chromosome 22 (deletion 22q11) may be the clue.  Percy Puzzle represents that little missing piece, and you can purchase a little Percy of your own to help raise awareness and show your support!