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Webinars and occasions – September 2022


Register your 7-to-15-year-old for the autumn session of Allergy Friends/Allies mentorship program. In case you’re in New Brunswick, register for the 2022 Candy Caroline Run which is happening in-person this yr. Join a small group webinar on managing meals allergy and anaphylaxis and join with others who can relate. Uncover the upcoming help group assembly in Niagara and join with our different help teams nearly. Plus, take a look at our encore sequence that includes our latest recorded classes on oral meals challenges, and transitioning into new environments with meals allergy.

Final name to register for Allergy Friends/Allies fall session – program begins in a single week!

Registration is closing quickly for the following session of the Allergy Friends/Allies on-line peer mentorship program. This free 8-week program is open to youth ages 7-15 with meals allergy and will likely be happening from September 23rd to November 12th, 2022.

By taking part in this system, youngsters will:

  • Construct a help community by connecting with different youngsters who’ve meals allergy
  • Study methods for managing their meals allergy
  • Really feel extra assured managing their meals allergy

Watch the video under for an outline of this system and its many advantages! Plus, learn under to see how this system has impacted Makayla’s life. Make sure that to register your youngster earlier than September 23rd, so that they don’t miss out.

Makayla's quote

October 8th in Rothesay, New Brunswick: Candy Caroline Run 2022

Sweet Caroline Run

Be a part of the Candy Caroline Basis for his or her Candy Caroline Run happening October 8th at 10am ADT at Rothesay Excessive College.

This run/stroll is to honour the reminiscence of Caroline Lorette who handed away on the age of 14 from an allergic response to dairy. There’s of no higher method to rejoice Caroline’s life than by coming collectively in neighborhood and sport.

For extra data and to register, click on right here.

Small group webinar (most 6 contributors): Managing meals allergy and anaphylaxis

Small Group webinar series

Do you take care of a baby with meals allergy? Attend one in all our free 90-minute interactive small group webinars led by a skilled father or mother mentor. You’ll be taught elementary details about day by day administration and dwelling confidently with meals allergy and anaphylaxis, whereas connecting with others who can relate.

These classes are geared in direction of dad and mom of kids who’ve been not too long ago identified with a meals allergy. It’s additionally an important session for others who’re on this subject, or would really like a refresher.

Following the session, you’ll be capable to reply:

  • What are meals allergy and anaphylaxis
  • Tips on how to keep away from a response
  • What are the indicators and signs of anaphylaxis
  • What to do in an emergency

Classes are restricted to six attendees and replenish rapidly, so register now to avoid wasting your spot. Our subsequent classes are Saturday, September 17th and Wednesday, September 21st.

When you have already attended one in all these webinars, please assist us unfold the phrase so others may profit. Please share!

Find out about our help teams throughout Canada and join nearly!

Pam with her three children, Nolan, Brooklyn and Ethan.
Pam, chief of the Niagara Meals Allergy Dad and mom Assist Group, together with her three youngsters, Nolan, Brooklyn and Ethan.

Assist teams present a heat and caring surroundings so that you can get assist in coping with the day-to-day stress of being prone to anaphylaxis or having a baby who’s in danger. Plus, you’ll be able to preserve up to date on any new developments within the meals allergy neighborhood, and trade suggestions for navigating meals allergy through the faculty yr.

Upcoming assembly in Niagara:

Niagara Meals Allergy Dad and mom Assist Group will likely be internet hosting a fall digital meet-up on September thirtieth at 7:30pm, and a bowling social for households (date TBD). Keep tuned for extra particulars by becoming a member of the group’s Fb web page.

Discover a help group close to you and join on-line! If there isn’t one in your neighborhood, we’ll assist you get one began.

Encore sequence: Again-to-school webinars for folks

On this sequence, we characteristic previous on-line occasions and webinars. This month, watch our latest webinars that are a part of our back-to-school marketing campaign, together with classes on the position of oral meals challenges with Dr. Edmond Chan, and a Q&A session with youth in our neighborhood on transitioning into new environments.

Watch the movies under and please share with others, to allow them to additionally profit from the important data included.

Oral meals challenges: What they’re and how one can acquire perception into your meals allergy

Hear from Dr. Edmond Chan in regards to the position of oral meals challenges (OFCs) and what they’ll let you know. You’ll be taught who’s the most effective candidate for an OFC, what they contain, what to ask your allergist when contemplating one, and extra.

For fogeys: Ask your questions stay!

Hear from youth in our neighborhood as they talk about their experiences managing meals allergy out and in of faculty, and the way they handle transitions into new environments. Subjects embody consuming in faculties, get lecturers and friends to be supportive, how anaphylaxis has been dealt with at college, together with managing social conditions, bullying, and extra.

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