Tag Archives: Allergy Pals

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

Allergy Pals Mentorship

Allergy Pals and Allergy Allies     Does your child (7-15 years old) have a severe food allergy? Would you like your child to connect with other children with food allergies? Would you like your child to learn strategies for managing food allergies? Would you like your child to feel more confident managing food allergies? Food Allergy Canada…  Read More

Fall registration information for AllergyPals and Allergy Allies online mentoring

Registration for the Fall 2016 sessions of AllergyPals and Allergy Allies will begin on September 9 at 9am EDT. This season of the innovative online mentorship program for kids age 7-15 will run from September 24 – November 19. The program includes eight weekly one-hour online support sessions on GoToMeeting for AllergyPals (age 7-11) and Allergy…  Read More

2015: The Year in Food Allergy

2015 was a year of promising research, groundbreaking education initiatives, important legislation and, unfortunately, heartbreaking loss with the deaths of several young people in our community. As we look back, we see a year of change both nationally and within Food Allergy Canada. Here are some highlights — and a glimpse into 2016. 10-year anniversary…  Read More

What’s New at Food Allergy Canada

Celebrating Sabrina Shannon’s Spirit In celebration of the 10th year anniversary for Sabrina’s Law, Food Allergy Canada provided funding for the Young People’s Theatre to give two young actors scholarships for YPT programs in the 2015-16 season. Sabrina, a creative soul, was a great fan of the YPT. Her parents Mike and Sarah, as well…  Read More