Welcome to the Facial Paralysis and Bell’s Palsy Foundation


The Facial Paralysis & Bell’s Palsy Foundation was founded in 2009, with the goal to provide support, encouragement, and resources to individuals and families dealing with facial paralysis and Bell’s Palsy.

We are also dedicated to raising awareness of facial paralysis concerns within the medical community, and in society at large.

We are accomplishing this through:





  • We sponsor support group meetings where persons with facial paralysis can gather for networking and encouragement.Click here to find out more about our current meetings.
  • We offer online webinars and workshops that cover a variety of topics on facial paralysis issues.

    Click here to find out more about our current webinars.
  • We also support ongoing research within the medical community to find and advance new and improved treatments for facial paralysis.Click here to find out about current research projects.

Thank you for visiting our website, and we hope that you will find resources and information to encourage you on your journey with facial paralysis.

What is facial paralysis?


Current Happenings



Upcoming Webinar – Psychology of Facial Paralysis and Communication with Dr. Kathleen Bogart – Wednesday, March 2nd at 4:00 p.m. (PST)


Volunteers Needed for Research Study on “Understanding the Social Impact of Facial Paralysis”

Facial Paralysis Research Study
Click here for more information about being a volunteer for this Facial Paralysis Research Study.