Homeless Youth Program
Tina Porter, LCSW, PPSC
District Social Worker
Foster and Homeless Youth Liaison
Youth experiencing homelessness have educational rights and protections under the McKinney-Vento Assistance Act*. Students are eligible if they do not have an "adequate, fixed, or regular" nighttime accommodation. Homeless Youth Liaisons to provide support and services to youth and families with housing instability. Reach out to the Homeless Youth Liaison at your school for resources and services.
Housing and Shelter
Resources for Students and Families
*As defined by Subtitle VII-B of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 11431 et seq.)