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Latest news from Food Allergy Canada – December 2016

Happy holidays! In this month’s update, learn about our Allergy Pals program from our program coordinator who talks about the impact this program makes on both mentors and the kids, congratulate our recent AllergyAware.ca winners who completed our Anaphylaxis in Child Care Settings course, and read a quick recap of what we were able to accomplish…  Read More

News from Food Allergy Canada

Happy Fall, everyone! Here’s some of what’s new with us at Food Allergy Canada. The anaphylaxis guidelines for schools have been updated The Anaphylaxis in Schools & Other Settings, Third Edition Revised resource has recently been released by the Canadian Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, in collaboration with Food Allergy Canada and other allergy organizations. This edition reflects…  Read More

Allergy Aware Champions Winner!

Allergy Aware Champions Winner! In May 2016, Food Allergy Canada (formerly Anaphylaxis Canada) launched the Allergy Aware Champions contest to help promote the newly released Anaphylaxis in the Community online course available at www.allergyaware.ca. The contest recently ended and we have a winner! Adrienne Maurakis of Victoria, BC is the lucky winner who will receive…  Read More

Allergy Aware Challenge Winners!

In Fall 2015, Food Allergy Canada (formerly Anaphylaxis Canada) launched the Allergy Aware Challenge, a contest open to Canadian publicly-funded schools, to help promote the Anaphylaxis in Schools online course available at www.allergyaware.ca. We are pleased to announce the five lucky schools which will each receive prize packages of $1,000 towards the purchase of education-related…  Read More

Update: Allergy Aware Challenge for publicly-funded schools

The Allergy Aware Challenge contest has ended. Winners will be announced soon! Attention Principals, Vice Principals or designates: Is your school allergy aware? Take the Anaphylaxis in Schools: What Educators Need to Know online course to learn more about managing allergies and your school may win $1,000 and an Anaphylaxis Tool Kit. The contest is…  Read More

Safety Checklist

Living with food allergies means being prepared and staying safe. Choose from our menu on the left side of this page to learn about being allergy-aware at home, school, work and while travelling and dining out. Ask Yourself Before leaving the house: Do I have my epinephrine auto-injector? At the restaurant: Do the waitstaff and…  Read More