COVID-19 Vaccination Updates

Dear PWCF Member,

We understand you have many questions about the Covid-19 vaccine. Below are some resources we hope you find helpful as you navigate the current situation. While we cannot offer medical advice, please know that PWCF is here to support you as you decide what is best for your family. 

The Prader-Willi Syndrome Association | USA Clinical Advisory Board released the following statement regarding the vaccine for people with PWS.

Read the full article here.

If you are an In Home Support Services (IHSS) provider, or the caregiver, parent, or family member of someone who receives services from a Reginal Center, you may be eligible to receive the vaccine as part of Phase 1A which is happening now. Below are two letters from the Director of the Department of Developmental Services, Nancy Bargman, with detailed information. 

Letter Addressing IHSS Providers

Letter Addressing Family Members of High-Risk Individuals