Parents' and Patients' Rights Groups
The list below is, doubtless, incomplete. If you do not find a
group listed for your state, try the Google
or the All the Web search engine
(enter your state and "vaccination" and "choice" and
"rights" and/or any other likely terms). Please email additions and corrections to
us at nyvicteam.
The National Vaccine Information Center has very
useful information about all state vaccination laws and
exemptions, plus a national
list of lawyers.
Parents concerned about restrictions
placed on religious exemptions (especially states that may restrict such
exemptions to members of "bona fide" churches) would be well
advised to read the federal court Wexler
Decision, paying close attention to the Religious Nature of Plaintiffs' Beliefs
and Sincerity of Plaintiffs' Beliefs sections.
New Yorkers for Vaccination Information and Choice (NYVIC)
Coalition For Informed Choice -- Gary Krasner, CFIC@nyct.net, 718-479-2939
CFIC serves the various interests of parents who decline vaccinations. Free membership, benefits, & services, including assistance with religious exemption applications for school. Greater level of assistance available for a fee. See
www.CFIC.us for details.
Healing with Homeopathy Support Group for parents healing vaccine-injured children and supporting legislative action. Meetings monthly on Saturday in Briarcliff Manor, NY, with speakers every other month. Lisa
Rudley, Email: lisarudley*at*yahoo.com, Phone: 917-414-9190.
Other States -
KNOW Vaccines - Kids Need Options With Vaccines
Vaccine Awareness of Florida, 4745 Sutton Park Court, Suite 503, Jacksonville, FL 32224
Email: info*at*know-vaccines.org, Toni Krehel, 904-821-9535
Vaccination Liberation: Citizens for the Repeal of the Compulsory Vaccination Law
N. Idaho Chapter (Ingri Cassel, President)
P.O. Box 457, Spirit Lake, Idaho 83869-0457 (888) 249-1421 / (208) 255-2307,
Vaccine Information and Action in Maryland (VIAM)
Phone: 301-897-8962 Email: buxbaum5*at*verizon.net
Massachusetts Citizens for Vaccination Choice
Citizens' Council on Health Care (CCHC)
Phone: 651-646-8935, Fax: 651.646.0100; www.cchc-mn.org
New Jersey Alliance for Informed Choice in Vaccination (NJAICV) - Parents and Individuals Concerned about Vaccine Safety and the Right to Informed Consent
www.njaicv.org, email*at*njaicv.org, or contact Sue Collins at 908-903-0728.
Woodlands Healing Research Center (Quakertown, PA)
Phone: 215-536-1890, 800-517-9545, Fax: 215-529-9034
www.woodmed.com Email: foffice*at*woodmed.com
Parents Requesting Open Vaccine Education (PROVE)
The Vaccine Injury and Autoimmune Message Board
This online community invites you to share your experience or questions on
their interactive site.
States which may grant a "personal beliefs"
exemption to vaccination
Vaccine Information Resource Center http://www.unc.edu/~aphillip/www/vaccine/resrcntr.htm#orgusa
A Division of the Informed Parents Vaccine Information Home Page
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