Facebook Chat: School Accommodations for Food Allergies and Asthma


RSVP: Join the Facebook event now!

WHEN: Tuesday, August 29, 2017

TIME: 7 pm ET (4 pm PT)

WHERE: Kids With Food Allergies Facebook event discussion from your computer, iOS or Android device 

Join the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America and Kids With Food Allergies for a back-to-school Facebook chat. Attorney, author and food allergy advocate Laurel Francoeur, Esq., will answer your questions on how to send your child with asthma and food allergies back to school with the right accommodations to keep them safe.

To keep your child safe while at school, you need to have a solid relationship with your child’s teachers, school nurse and administration. Ms. Francoeur will answer questions on how you can work with your child’s school to make sure all the proper plans and paperwork are in place.

RSVP on Facebook to indicate you are “going” to receive a reminder when this event will start. Then visit the event page for the live chat discussion.

About Our Speaker

Laurel Francoeur graduated from Suffolk Law School in Boston, Massachusetts. She founded Francoeur Allergy Law, an online source for food allergy tools. She has drafted food allergy legislation in Massachusetts, where she is based. That legislation now gives students easier access to life-saving medication. She has also testified at the state and federal level about food allergy issues. She wrote the book How to Advocate for Your Food Allergic Child: A Manual for Getting What Your Child Needs at School. She is the co-author of the Preschool Food Allergy Handbook.

Join our community to follow our blog for more ideas to promote food allergy awareness and inclusiveness in schools. Our community also provides an opportunity to connect with other families for one-on-one support.


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Kids With Food Allergies
A Division of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
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