The VCFS and 22q11 Foundation supports families and persons affected by VCFS or Deletion 22q11.
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New Diagnosis

Have you recently been given a possitive diagnosis of 22q11.2 DS click here for info

22q at the Zoo - which zoo for you?

22q AT THE ZOO MAY 17 2017

Organized and developed by The International 22q11.2 Foundation, 22q...

Poem by a 22q mum

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Here to Inform, Educate and Raise Awareness of 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome


Currently the Foundations main focus is on the 22q Deletion. We have however provided a link to the International Foundation information on the duplication above. If you are interested in assisting us with being able to offer resources to support people affected by the duplication please contact us All references of 22q11.2DS on this website refer to the
22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome. 

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.

22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome 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!