Special Diets

Diagram of Insulin Actvitiy in Cells Diabetes Management in School and Child Care

Find out about your role as a child nutrition professional in the diabetes care of children in the school or child care setting, including facts about diabetes and the principles of meal planning.

Collage of Common Food Allergens Food Allergies

Learn what foods commonly cause allergic reactions, get information on creating an action plan, and view allergen-free recipes.

Chili with Cornbread Vegetarian Diets / Variations in Meal Requirements

Learn how to prepare quantity vegetarian meals that your students will love!

Doctor and Child Other Special Needs

Learn how to accommodate all children. Included here is the 504 dietary plan, a form for student dietary modifications, guidance for complying with the Americans with Disabilities Act, and fact sheets on lactose intolerance and swallowing issues.