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 - Gluten-Free Safety at School - 504 Plan: (added 9/1/20)

Gluten Intolerance Group of North America - Understanding your Student:

Gluten Intolerance Group of North America - School Trip Letter:

Gluten Intolerance Group of North America - Letter to Teacher:

Global Autoimmune Institute - Managing Celiac in Schools: (excellent resource - added 11/12/21)

Glutenfreeda - So Your Child Has Celiac: First Steps for the Classroom and Beyond: (added 8/21/16)

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

Accommodating Children with Special Dietary Needs in the School Nutrition Programs:

Canadian Celiac Assoc's Teacher Info handout:

Boston Children's Hospital - Raising a Child with CD - Safe at School, School Environment, 504 Plan (download "Celiac Support Group School Packet"):

Boston Children's Hospital - Celiac Disease Program - School: (added 8/01/18) - School 504 Plans for Food Allergies: (added 8/01/18) - 6 Ways You Can Help Gluten-Free Kids Cope With School:
(added 8/01/18)

Celiac Disease Foundation - Back-to-School and 504 Plan Guide: (added 8/22/15)

Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) - Section 504 and Written Management Plans: (added 06/06/20) - Navigating the Gluten-Free School Years: (added 8/01/18)
(Don’t miss the Back to School Toolkit)

National Celiac Association - Back to School Resources for Parents and Students:

The Kids are Back in School - Tips for Making the (Gluten-Free) Grade by Danna Korn:

Gluten Free Art Supplies - note this links to a post that is old - please verify products are still GF

Soy-yer Dough (Gluten-free, non toxic and fun scented modeling dough)

The Savvy Celiac - Approaching your School about Gluten-Free Foods (2009)

The Savvy Celiac - Managing Gluten-free in the Classroom (2009)

The Savvy Celiac - Must Daycare Provide Gluten-Free Food? (2009)

11/12/21 - Added Global Autoimmune Institute link.
09/01/20 - Check and update links
06/06/20 - Added FARE 504 Plan link
08/01/18 - Updated broken links, add new links
01/08/18 - Added NCA link.
06/03/17 - Removed CSA link, updated CDF link, shortened all links
06/02/17 - Add MassGeneral 504 link.
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