Good communication and education are key for children with food allergies.


Downloadables for Families With Allergies

  • Weekly School Lunch Planner

    No more scrambling at the last minute to figure out what to pack for lunch! Use this worksheet to plan out meals and snacks together with your child.

  • Food Allergy Babysitting and Child Drop-Off Form
    Print and complete this fill-in form when leaving your food-allergic child with a babysitter or dropping her off a friend's home, a grandparent's home, etc.

Additional Resources for Families With Allergies

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Host a Play Date for a Child With Food Allergies

My wife and I have become seasoned experts in both caring for other people's children with food allergies during parties and play dates, as well as placing our trust in...

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How well does your child's school handle food allergies?

It handles them quite well. - 72.7%
It could do a much better job. - 0.3%
Mostly it does a good job, but there is room for improvement. - 0.7%

Total votes: 286
The voting for this poll has ended on: July 2, 2016

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Do you allow your children to watch TV or play on the computer before doing their homework?

No - 37.4%
Sometimes - 25.4%
Yes - 31.6%

Total votes: 4919
The voting for this poll has ended on: June 25, 2016