Managing Food Allergies at School

FARE’s Managing Food Allergies at School

FARE’s newly updated training for K-12 schools: Keeping Students Safe and Included

FARE’s Section 504 & Written Management Plans

KFA’s Back to School Basics

10 School Planning Tips When Your Child Has Food Allergies (KFA)

KFA’s Food Allergy Resources for School & Pre-School

Preschool Food Allergy Handbook by M.Ed. Gina Mennett Lee and Esq. Laurel J. Francoeur

FAACT’s Education Resource Center

Webinar Recording: What Every Parent Must Know About Managing Food Allergies at School

What Parents of Children with Food Allergies Need to Know about Food Allergies in School PART 1 (video) (KFA)

What Parents of Children with Food Allergies Need to Know about Food Allergies in School PART 2: Ask the Experts (video) (KFA)

Practical Food Allergy Management: Prevention (video) (

Get Schooled in Anaphylaxis

SnackSafely’s School Sample and Offer Program

Parenting a Positive Reaction – A parent’s guide to help promote safe care at school for your food allergy child.

Article from Nicole Smith: “Starting College: Wisdom From an Allergy Mom”

Creating a Food Allergy Task Force | Allergic Living

Warning Signs Of Bullying and Getting Your Child To Talk About It

Will You Be Able to Help Your College-Age Child in a Medical Emergency?

No Appetite for Bullying Campaign


School Forms for Food Allergy Management

Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Emergency Care Plan (from FARE)

American Academy of Pediatrics Allergy and Anaphylaxis Emergency Plan

Colorado’s Allergy & Anaphylaxis Emergency Care Plan and Medication Orders Form Jan2015

Colorado School Asthma Care Plan


School Staff Training and Tools

Safe4Kids’ Food Allergies: A Growing Epidemic (training video – 25 min)

FARE’s “Food Allergies: Keeping Students Safe and Included” (presentation provides schools with clear, actionable information to help them support students with food allergies)

CDC’s Voluntary Guidelines for Managing Food Allergies in School

CDC’s Keeping Children with Food Allergies Safe at School

CDC’s Recommended Practices

NEA Health Information Network – Food Allergy Book: What School Employees Need to Know

Food Allergy School Staff Training Module (

Food Allergy Management and Education Manual and Tool-Kit 2014

FARE’s Training Programs for Schools

FAACT’s Education Resource Center and FAACTs for Schools Program

How a Child Might Describe a Reaction

Potential Food Allergens in Pre-School and School Activities (KFA)

Food-Free Reward and Celebration Ideas for School

National School Boards Association (NSBA) Food Allergy & Schools

Letter from FARE to School Leaders

Food Allergy Bullying: It’s Not A Joke Campaign

Kaléo’s “Q Your School” donation program

Mylan’s EpiPen4Schools® Program

School Meals That Rock: Helping school nutrition programs serve kids well

National Association of School Nurses – Info on Epinephrine Resource School Nurse Program

NASN Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Toolkit

NASN Get Trained: Training Tools

Allergy Emergency Kits (supplies for schools) – see here for product flyer

Article in JAMA Pediatrics (July 2014) on the cost benefit of having a dedicated school nurse

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Training for Other Parents and Kids at School

FAACT’s Food Allergy Curricula Program For Schools

Food Allergy Awareness for Parents in the School Community (video) (

Food Allergy Awareness for School Kids (video) (

FAACT’s Education Resource Center

Food Allergy Tips for PTA Leaders (AllergyHome)

Be a PAL: Protect A Life™ From Food Allergies education program

Kyle Dine & Friends Food Allergy Awareness Video For Kids Ages 4-11

Parent Letter: Why your child can’t bring peanut butter to school (Snack Safely)


Summer Camp Resources

FARE’s Managing Food Allergies at Camp

FAACT’s Camp Tag