Reviews of Your New Fav. Food Joints

Reviews of Playspaces, Museums, and Historical Attractions From a Food Allergy Perspective

Tips, Tricks, and Tools for Managing Life With Food Allergies

EVENTS

School is Coming....! If you need a speaker to cover food allergy information and the school environment, contact Allergy Friendly Philadelpha- having a discussion about school policy, the law, social and emotional support for food allergy students can improve your child's safety at school and school experience.

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Workshop Dates

Food Allergy Support & Workshop for Parents
@ Ali's Wagon
Thank you for great workshops in June! More to come
@ Nesting House
Thank you for great workshops in June! More to come

NEW INTERACTIVE MAP!

NEW INTERACTIVE MAP!

Find allergy-friendly eateries and attractions near you and get directions

RESOURCES

Check out these sites for reliable information!

ABOUT ME

Anna Bechtel, RN, MPH, is the Mom of two children with severe food allergies. She is also a public health nurse and an experimental cook. A native of the Washington, DC area, she fell in love with Philadelphia in 2002, and is firmly entrenched for life. Her family’s allergies include dairy, egg, peanut, and tree nuts.

STATS

8%
Percent of Children with Food Allergies
50%
Increase in Children's Food Allergies Between 1997 and 2011
8
Number of Foods that Cause 90% of Reactions
25 Billion
Economic Cost of Children's Food Allergies in U.S. Dollars