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McKinney Vento Act

Families who lack a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence may be eligible for certain supports and services from the school. Some living situations that may qualify include: Children and youth sharing housing due to loss of housing, economic hardship or a similar reason Children and youth living in motels, hotels, trailer parks, or campgrounds due to lack of alternative accommodations Children and youth living in emergency or transitional shelters Children and youth awaiting foster care placement Children and youth living in cars, parks, public spaces, abandoned buildings, substandard housing, bus or train stations If you think your family might fit any of the above situations, please contact Martha Millison, School Counselor, to set up a confidential conversation at [email protected] or (215) 650-7164.