Child's Code: Rodney
Birth Date: 2/24/2004
Gender: Male
Description: *This child’s file was formerly on the shared list*

From April 2009:

Rodney was just one month old when admitted, because of the cleft lip and palate he had difficulty in drinking milk and often cries. Under excellent care of the caretakers, he became stronger. He had cleft lip repair and cleft palate repair respectively on March 2005 and July 2006 and recovered well afterwards.
Rodney is in a foster family, in here father and mother teaches him to pronounce, know more words with pictures, insist in doing the rehabilitation training. Because of the cleft lip and palate, Rodney’s pronunciation is not that clear, now he can just say some easy words or phrases, but he can understand the parent’s daily-used words or orders, able to express his simple need and count numbers from one to ten.
Rodney is active and restless, he is a naughty boy, has good manners, knows to greet people actively, or clap hands to welcome, he likes watching TV, listening to music, playing balls, toy cars and building blocks etc.
Rodney is a strong boy, he wants to keep himself clean, has a routine life. In terms of self-care ability he is able to take off clothes, socks and eat by himself.
Medical Condition: Cleft lip, Cleft palate, Developmental delays
Contact Info: waitingchild@ccaifamily.org