Prader-Willi California Foundation (PWCF)

Since 1979 Prader-Willi California Foundation has been dedicated to supporting people with Prader-Willi syndrome, their families, and the professionals who serve them. PWCF is funded by donations, grants, membership dues, and events. We invite you to join us.


If you are a parent whose child has recently been diagnosed with PWS we suggest you begin by clicking the “For Parents” tab at the top of the page.


PWCF FAMILY FUN EVENTS!

ANAHEIM ANGELS July 25 – Print Flyer      Order Tickets Online  SOLD OUT!!

LA GALAXY – October 18 – Print Flyer         Order Tickets Online

Free Summer Concerts at the Levitt Pavilion Pasadena:

PWCF will be there on July 2nd and July 30th

 


IEPs and Prader-Willi Syndrome

From the Basics to the Advanced:

Learn IEP strategies and supports to empower parents at their IEP meetings

Saturday, August 22, 2015

10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the PWCF Offices in Redondo Beach

PWCF Members $35 / Non-Members $50

 Childcare for ages 12 and under provided FREE with RSVP

Registration Fee Includes IEP Binder and Light Lunch

Print Flyer or call the PWCF office to register by phone


NEW DVD!  Taking Pre-Orders Now!

PWS Behavior Management Strategies that Work

 

Produced by PWCF, this new DVD provides valuable strategies to better manage the behavior of persons of all ages who have PWS.

Topics addressed include:

  • Understand How the PWS Food Drive Impacts Behavior
  • Understand How Children & Adults with PWS Think
  • So You Can Reduce Behaviors Problems
  • Avoid Oppositional Behaviors and Power Struggles
  • Implement the Principles of Food Security
  • Rewards, Incentives, Punishment & Natural Consequences
  • Excessive Talking, Questions, Skin Picking
  • When Does One Think About Medication?

PWCF Members $25 / Non-Members $35

  Print the Pre-Order Form or call the PWCF office to pre-order your DVD


SAVE THE DATE!   SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2015

Our Annual Statewide Conference will be held at the Crowne  Plaza LAX


See our What’s New page for all upcoming events (including support group meetings) or Become a Research Participant page for information on research studies


Prader-Willi California Foundation

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