Building an Emergency Kit

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We all live in areas where disasters can happen whether it is hurricane, earthquakes, tornados, blizzards and floods or power outages. We need to be proactive and take control of an uncontrollable situation and an emergency kit is critical especially if you have celiac or gluten sensitivity.  Here are some suggestions that I would like to share on how to set up a kit. I separated it into categories so it will be more organized...
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The 504 Plan

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What is the 504 Plan? Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the American with Disabilities act of 1990 protect those with disabilities. Celiac disease and gluten sensitives are considered the “Invisible Disability” the ADA classifies Celiac disease, food allergies and other intolerances as an Invisible Disability. This law requires schools to remove barriers to learning which includes accommodating a child’s gluten free diet Who Qualifies for the 504 Plan? Any student that...
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