INFORMATION

Do:

  • Liaise with teachers and carers to make sure they know what allergies your child have and what your concerns are
  • Ensure medicines are available, with checks to ensure they are in date, in place, and readily available

Do not:

  • Share food with other children
  • Join in cooking classes with foods which include your child’s allergen

If you would like to know more about anaphylaxis and adrenaline auto-injector ”pens” in school Click here to access the ”Spare Pens in Schools” 

CHECK

  • Staff know what symptoms of allergy to look out for and how to manage them
  • Identify key staff who will work with parents and children to establish a food allergy action plan
  • Discuss allowed foods with the child so they know which foods to avoid