Gluten-Free Lunch Programs

Back to School Resources for Celiac Disease




A collection of back to school info for those with celiac disease...

Gluten Intolerance Group of North America - Understanding your Student:
https://www.gluten.org/community/kids/understanding-your-student/ PDF Version

Gluten Intolerance Group of North America - School Trip Letter:
https://www.gluten.org/community/kids/school-trip-letter/ PDF Version

Gluten Intolerance Group of North America - Letter to Teacher:
https://www.gluten.org/community/kids/letter-to-teacher/ PDF Version

Glutenfreeda - So Your Child Has Celiac: First Steps for the Classroom and Beyond: (added 8/21/16)
http://glutenfreeda.com/so-your-child-has-celiac-first-steps-for-the-classroom-and-beyond/

Twin Cities ROCK - Navigating School and Daycare with a Gluten Free Diet:

http://twincitiesrock.org/Schools-Daycare/

Accommodating Children with Special Dietary Needs in the School Nutrition Programs: 
http://www.fns.usda.gov/sites/default/files/special_dietary_needs.pdf

Canadian Celiac Assoc's Teacher Info handout:
http://www.celiac.ca/pdfs/celiac%20disease%20guide%20for%20teachers.pdf

Celiac Sprue Association - Getting Along at School:
http://www.csaceliacs.org/cel_kids_getting_along_at_school.jsp

Boston Children's Hospital - Raising a Child with CD - Safe at School, School Environment, 504 Plan (download "Celiac Support Group School Packet"):
http://www.childrenshospital.org/centers-and-services/programs/a-_-e/celiac-disease-program/support-group

504 Plans for Celiac Disease:
http://celiacdisease.about.com/od/schoolage/a/504plans.htm

Celiac Disease Foundation - School and Education Benefits (504 Plan): (added 8/22/15)
https://celiac.org/celiac-disease/resources/brochures/#cpPTKcpU4uzgBAyh.99

National Foundation of Celiac Awareness - Navigating the School System:
http://www.celiaccentral.org/kids/parents/guides/Kids-Youth/Navigating-The-School-System/209/

National Foundation of Celiac Awareness - Back to School Toolkit: (added 8/5/15)
http://www.celiaccentral.org/school2015/

The Kids are Back in School - Tips for Making the (Gluten-Free) Grade by Danna Korn:
http://www.celiac.com/articles/604/1...orn/Page1.html

Gluten Free Art Supplies - note this links to a post that is old - please verify products are still GF
http://surefoodsliving.com/2008/08/gluten-free-art-supplies-for-school/

Soy-yer Dough (Gluten-free, non toxic and fun scented modeling dough)
http://www.soy-yer.com/

The Savvy Celiac - Approaching your School about Gluten-Free Foods (2009)
http://www.thesavvyceliac.com/2009/07/07/approaching-your-school-about-gluten-free-foods/

The Savvy Celiac - Managing Gluten-free in the Classroom (2009)
http://www.thesavvyceliac.com/2009/01/29/gluten-free-in-the-classroom/

The Savvy Celiac - Must Daycare Provide Gluten-Free Food? (2009)
http://www.thesavvyceliac.com/2009/03/27/daycare-provide-gluten-free-food/


Revised:
08/21/16 - Added Glutenfreea website.
05/27/16 - Remove American Celiac Disease Foundation links - website gone.
08/22/15 - Added CDF - School and Education Benefits Link
08/19/15 - Removed broken link. Updated CSA's Getting Along at School link. Added Soy-yer Dough Link
08/05/15 - Added NFCA's Back to School Toolkit
07/29/14 - Added Daycare Rights for your Celiac Children
05/21/14 - Updated broken links