Religious Diet Resource

The Religious Diet Resource:

  • is a practical tool for understanding religious dietary practices

  • provides important information about religious diets of over 10 different religions

  • helps schools promote acceptance and awareness

  • includes a diet form template for parents.

This guide was developed by the Fort McMurray Public School District, and the Fort McMurray Catholic School District, the Multicultural Association of Wood Buffalo, APPLE Schools, and by Alberta Health Services and these partners recognize and value the religious diversity within the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo and are committed to providing a safe, respectful and equitable environment for all. This resource is intended to help schools recognize and honor some of the dietary practices of our multicultural community.

You may print and download this resource. The intended use of this resource is for school staff within the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo. However, reproduction of this document is not permitted without written consent from the Multicultural Association of Wood Buffalo. All requests may be submitted to: If you have any feedback or comments that you would like to share regarding this resource you can send them to the email address above.

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