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

Legislative Updates

Thursday, July 16, 2015

NAEHCY is working with educators, service providers, congressional offices, and others to ensure that the needs of homeless children and youth are addressed in the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, including the McKinney-Vento Act and Title I Part A.
*Action alert included.*

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Congress has begun the FY2016 appropriations process. Learn about what you can do to ensure adequate funding for federal programs for children and youth experiencing homelessness.
*Action alert included.*

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Learn more about the Homeless Children and Youth Act of 2015 (HCYA), a bill that would make it easier for homeless families and unaccompanied homeless youth to receive HUD homeless assistance, no matter where they happen to be staying.
*Action alert included.*

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Head Start regulations were issued on February 10, 2015 that address the eligibility and enrollment of homeless children in Head Start programs.

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Learn more about the Runaway and Homeless Youth 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.*

NAEHCY 2015 Conference
Phoenix, AZ | November 15-17
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