To be completed when a child is on a special diet for reasons of a non–medical nature e.g. cultural or religious reasons, vegetarian diet or other reasons. If a special diet is required for a proven medical condition (e.g. coeliac disease, lactose intolerance) the “Modified diet care plan” and /or other documents from the Health Support Planning package should be used. If there is a severe food allergy the “Anaphylaxis (severe allergy) care plan” should be completed in addition to the “Modified diet care plan”.