For most kids, Halloween is one of the best nights of the year, but for kids who suffer from allergies, Halloween is just a reminder of all the treats you can't have. 

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Many traditional Halloween treats aren’t safe for children with life-threatening food allergies. Which is why The Teal Pumpkin Project has been working to offer an alternative.

Here's How You Can Participate:

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1. Paint Your Pumpkin A Bright Teal Color And Put It On Your Doorstep

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2. Provide Non-Food Treats For Trick-Or-Treaters!

This includes: Glow sticks, bubbles, temporary tattoos, stickers, playing cards, super balls, coloring books, Play Doh, Noise makers etc...


3. Download A Free Poster On The FARE Website And Put It In Your Window To Let Other Parents Know You Have Non-Food Treats 


4. If You Do Decide to Hand Out Treats, Try To Provide Allergen-Free Treats

Treats should be nut, gluten, dairy and egg free.

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5. Spread The Word!

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