Tag: Elijah Silvera

Emily Brown

Poor and Minority Children With Food Allergies Overlooked and in Danger

“Black and other minority patients often lack voice and visibility in the health care system. Add the additional burden of an invisible condition and you are in a really vulnerable position.”
Belay & Elijah-Alavi

New State Law Raises Bar for How Daycare Centers Keep Kids...

The Elijah-Alavi Foundation and Belay partner to help daycares conform with the new guidelines.
Elijah Silvera

Governor Cuomo Signs "Elijah's Law" Requiring Child Care Providers to Follow...

Legislation introduces much needed protections to early child care programs.
PSA

Watch: 'Spell it Out', A New Public Service Announcement About Food...

PSA Stars Teen Actors Mace Coronel and Laya Hayes and Real Students with Food Allergies.
Nathan Watt

Daycare Worker Who Gave Yoghurt to Child He Knew Had Milk...

Error is reminiscent of a similar event that took the life of Elijah Silvera in 2017.
Elijah Silvera

Watch: Elijah's Law to Protect Children with Food Allergies in Daycare...

The bill requires daycare workers to receive training to recognize the symptoms of anaphylaxis and to administer an epinephrine auto-injector.
Thomas Silvera

A Message from Thomas Silvera on the Birthday of His Son...

Please take a few minutes to hear Elijah's story and support the Elijah-Alavi Foundation.
Elijah Silvera

Silvera Family Sues Manhattan Day Care for $10 Million

Suit alleges gross negligence in death of 3 year old Elijah by anaphylaxis.
Elijah Silvera

Elijah's Legacy: NYC Daycares Required To Have Stock Epinephrine On-Hand

Rules adopted after child suffered fatal reaction from a grilled cheese sandwich.
Elijah and Oakley

Families Channel Their Losses into Food Allergy Advocacy to Protect Our...

"No parent wants to be me. You don’t want to see your kid die in front of you from eating a piece of cake."