Were you aware that 2/3 of the adults experiencing homelessness have not received a high school diploma or completed a GED?

Legislative Updates

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

On November 19, 2014, the President signed the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 2014, S. 1086, into law. Learn more about several provisions included in the Act aimed at increasing child care access and continuity for homeless children and families.

Monday, July 28, 2014

Learn more about the Homeless Children and Youth Act of 2014 (HCYA), a bill that would make it easier for homeless families and unaccompanied homeless youth to receive HUD homeless assistance.
*Action alert included.*

Monday, July 28, 2014

Learn more about the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act and Trafficking Prevention Act (RHYTPA), a bill that makes critical updates to Runaway and Homeless Youth Act programs to enable them to serve unaccompanied homeless youth better.
*Action alert included.*

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Learn more about the Higher Education Access and Success for Homeless and Foster Youth Act, a new bill that incorporates the experiences and insights of youth, educators, and service providers to help ensure that homeless and foster youth benefit from college access programs, have access to financial aid, and receive the support they need to stay in school and graduate.
*Action alert included.*

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

NAEHCY is working with educators, service providers, congressional offices, and others to ensure that the needs of homeless children and youth and children and youth in foster care are addressed in the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Act (ESEA).

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