Navigating Special Dietary Needs

with school food service, nurses, and 504 coordinators

Special Dietary Needs Training

Tuesday, March 3rd 2020 at 8am-12:30pm

510 Tiger Way

Lebanon, IN

Please park in the guest lot, which is indicated by signs at the beginning of the lot. Please make sure you are not parking in a spot that has been painted on by a student, as these are their personal spots. Enter through the main doors for check-in.

Event Details

Bring your team and learn from IDOE specialists on how to handle special dietary needs in your schools! You will hear about the role of special dietary needs on food service from Ashley Heller and Beth Foland, Jolene Bracale will speak about school nurses, and Nicola Mousdicas will discuss the 504 coordinator role. This training will help answer questions regarding special dietary needs, food allergies, intolerances, school implementation, and resources. The training will begin with a group learning session followed by breakout times for each job category. Become an effective, well-informed team and learn more on this ever-growing topic.


8:00 - 8:30 - Registration

8:30 - 11:00 - Group Special Dietary Needs Training Session

11:00 - 12:00 - Individual Break Out Sessions for Nurses, Food Service, and 504 Coordinators

12:00 - 12:30 - Group Wrap - Up


For Food Service, contact Ashley Heller at

For School Nurses, contact Jolene Bracale at

For 504 Coordinators, contact Nicola Mousdicas at