Tag Archives: Support

Support groups: An opportunity to share

When Pauline Osena’s son was first diagnosed with food allergies, she was “completely unprepared.” Pauline recalls: “I felt very isolated. No one else in my family and none of the new parents in my community had children with food allergies. They did their best to empathize, but they really could not relate to the stresses…  Read More

Fundraising Hero: Jeff Smith and the Horseshoe to Grouse Challenge

The Horseshoe to Grouse Challenge is the definition of a fitness challenge. Participants cycle 40 kilometres along the Vancouver coast, then hike uphill nearly 3 kilometres, travelling 2,800 feet of elevation for the final leg of the race. This year, Vancouver dad Jeff Smith decided to take the challenge — and he raised $11,000 to…  Read More

Donate to Food Allergy Canada

Your donation to Food Allergy Canada helps support the 2.5 million Canadians with food allergies. We can’t do it without you!  Donate now With your support, we can… Provide critical education and personalized support programs that are medically reviewed and content rich for adults, children, educators, employers, and the community. Advocate with government and industry to…  Read More