A Virginia law requires the state Department of Health to provide parents of rising sixth grade girls with information on HPV and HPV vaccines.  According to this law, schools (including nonpublic schools) Health Dept Administrator Letter  are responsible for providing this information to those parents before the end of the current school year.

As you receive the state-required information,  Health Dept Parent Letter we wish to share with you the following excerpts from a letter the Virginia Bishops issued HPV_VCEA letter_April 2014 on this topic.  Our hope is that the information and observations that they have offered for your consideration will be of assistance.