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About Section 504 Plans for Students with Food Allergy (Video and Resources)
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is online. Click for Member Snapshot. August 29, 2014 7:33 PM
Attorney Laurel Francoeur answers questions from parents about Section 504 Plans for school accommodations of food allergy disability. This webinar was presented by Kids With Food Allergies, a division of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America...
 
Nothing “Sneaky” About This Chef Chairing Annual Food Allergy Event
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is online. Click for Member Snapshot. August 25, 2014 1:35 PM
Author, Chef, and Food Allergy Mom Missy Chase Lapine to Host 6 th Annual Strides for Safe Kids Mall Walk and Expo   DOYLESTOWN, PA (August 25, 2014) – Kids With Food Allergies (KFA), a division of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of...
 
My First Day of School (Back-to-School with Food Allergies)
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is online. Click for Member Snapshot. August 18, 2014 4:43 PM
Back-to-school season is in full swing. We'd love to see your child's first day of school photo. Together, we can show children and teens with food allergies living full and happy lives, regardless of their dietary restrictions!   Add your photo...
 
Answers to Your Questions about Section 504 Plans (Free Webinar 8/26)
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is online. Click for Member Snapshot. August 15, 2014 4:00 PM
FREE Webinar Presented by Kids With Food Allergies (KFA): Your Questions About Section 504 Plans   RSVP:  Register Now! WHEN: August 26, 2014 at 1 pm Eastern | 10 am Pacific WHERE: Your computer, iPhone or Android device   The legal...
 
Jacob Had an Unexpected Biphasic Reaction
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is online. Click for Member Snapshot. August 15, 2014 2:53 PM
    Becky is walking for Kids With Food Allergies on September 7 in Plymouth Meeting, PA. She describes her son Jacob's experience on their fundraising page: He is anaphylaxis-free for 8 years and counting! Unfortunately, that day in June...
 
Which States Made the Grade on Protecting Students with Asthma and Food Allergies?
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is online. Click for Member Snapshot. August 15, 2014 2:03 PM
The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America and its food allergy division, Kids With Food Allergies (KFA), hosted a free webinar on August 12, 2014 featuring guest speakers Charlotte Collins, JD and Michael Pistiner, MD. The presentation below...
 
Earn Fundraising Incentives for Taking Strides for Safe Kids!
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is online. Click for Member Snapshot. August 14, 2014 11:41 AM
Support our efforts to educate families and save children's lives, and you can earn some nice incentives as our way of saying, "Thank you!" Set up an online fundraising page as part of our Strides for Safe Kids Mall Walk and Expo, or for any other...
 
Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America Hires New CEO
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is online. Click for Member Snapshot. August 7, 2014 11:51 AM
  (Washington, DC)  The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) appointed Cary Sennett, MD, PhD, as President and CEO. Sennett was recently a Vice President at WellPoint, one of the largest health benefit companies in the U.S. AAFA...
 
What's the Big Deal about Food Allergies? (Free Community Handout)
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is online. Click for Member Snapshot. August 6, 2014 4:09 PM · 37 comments
Do you find it challenging to help people understand what it means to live with food allergies? This free two-page handout can help. The question and answer format is ideal for giving to teachers, caregivers, other parents, family members or anyone...
 
10 Tips for Getting Your Child Off to a New School Safely
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is online. Click for Member Snapshot. August 6, 2014 3:35 PM · 2 comments
NEW TO SCHOOL OR NEW TO FOOD ALLERGIES? My son graduated from college last year. Kindergarten was a long time ago for us. But, I can still remember how worried I was to send him off to a new school. I wasn't sure if the school was familiar with food...
 
Back To School Homework: Keeping Students with Food Allergies Safe
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is online. Click for Member Snapshot. August 6, 2014 3:16 PM
Kids With Food Allergies, a division of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, has many free resources for parents, schools, teachers and staff to use to prepare for the upcoming school year and keep students with food allergies safe. Archived...
 
Kids With Food Allergies Partners with The Balancing Act® on Lifetime® Television
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is online. Click for Member Snapshot. July 28, 2014 11:35 AM
Kids With Food Allergies Partners with The Balancing Act® on Lifetime® Television to Bring About New “HELP for Children with Food Allergies” Programming New series on The Balancing Act to raise awareness, provide education and...
 
Does Your State Protect Students with Asthma and Food Allergies? Free Webinar
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is online. Click for Member Snapshot. July 23, 2014 11:37 AM
  Register Now August 12, 2014 at 1pm Eastern | 10 am Pacific   Food allergies, asthma, and environmental allergies at school present serious concerns. Some states are better than others when it comes to supporting students with these...
 
Preparing for School with Food Allergies and Asthma (Video and Resources)
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is online. Click for Member Snapshot. July 9, 2014 2:42 PM
Kids With Food Allergies (KFA), a division of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America hosted a free educational webinar on July 1, 2014 featuring guest speakers David Stukus, MD and Michael Pistiner, MD. The presentation below answers common...
 
Join Us as We Take Strides for Safe Kids - Sept. 7th
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is online. Click for Member Snapshot. July 2, 2014 8:12 AM · 1 comment
Are you in the greater Philadelphia area? Please join us on Sunday, September 7th as we take Strides for Safe Kids! It's our 6th Annual Mall Walk and Expo at Plymouth Meeting Mall, PA. Register now by going to  www.stridesforsafekids.org .  ...
 
Looking for Volunteers to Join our Forum Leadership Team!
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is online. Click for Member Snapshot. June 23, 2014 12:18 PM
You can help us keep children with food allergies safe and healthy - become an KFA Volunteer Community Host! Volunteers are the lifeblood of Kids With Food Allergies. Community Hosts work as a team to educate families who are raising children with...
 
Free Webinar: Back to School with Food Allergies and Asthma
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is online. Click for Member Snapshot. June 23, 2014 11:38 AM · 1 comment
About This Event RSVP:   Reserve your seat by registering WHEN:  Tuesday, July 1, 2014 TIME:  1:00 pm Eastern time WHERE:  Your computer, iOS or Android device Now is the time to prepare and plan for the next school year! Learn how...
 
Flying with Food Allergies (Video and Resources)
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is online. Click for Member Snapshot. June 20, 2014 1:22 PM
Kids With Food Allergies (KFA) , a division of the  Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America  hosted a free educational webinar on June 17, 2014 featuring guest speakers Matthew Greenhawt, MD, MMSc, and Laurel Francoeur, JD. The...
 
A Message for Fathers Raising Kids With Food Allergies
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is online. Click for Member Snapshot. June 15, 2014 10:00 AM
Wishing all the dads raising kids with food allergies a very special day!
 
Food Network Competitor Chef Luca Della Casa  Takes on Food Allergies
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is online. Click for Member Snapshot. June 13, 2014 11:57 AM · 4 comments
Food Network Competitor Chef Luca Della Casa Takes on Food Allergies If you’ve been watching the tenth season of The Next Food Network Star competition, you’ve probably seen Chef Luca Della Casa (and enjoyed his wonderful Italian accent)....
 
 
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