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Online. Offers support for families raising children with food allergies, practical food allergy management information, and more than 1,200 recipes searchable by allergens one needs to avoid.
National network. 30 groups. Founded 1991. Mission is to increase public awareness about food allergies and anaphylaxis, a severe allergic reaction that is rapid in onset and may cause death. Provides advocacy and education, advance research on behalf of all those affected by food allergies and anaphylaxis. Information and referrals, conferences, literature, phone support, teen and children support, booklets, newsletters and educational videos. Guidelines available for starting similar groups.
11781 Lee Jackson Highway #160
Fairfax, VA 22033
Voice: 1-800-929-4040 or 703-691-3179
Website: http://www.foodallergy.org or http://www.faanteen.org (teens) or http://www.faankids.org (kids)
National. Specializes in day-to-day support for families. Offers a wide range of practical food allergy educational tools, online support community, e-newsletter, recipes and allergy alerts.
Kids with Food Allergies
5049 Swamp Rd, Ste 303, POB 554
Fountainville, PA 18923