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!
July 25 – Print Flyer Order Tickets Online SOLD OUT!!
Free Summer Concerts at the Levitt Pavilion Pasadena:
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!
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
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