Learn why it is important for professionals to understand the definition of "homeless children and youth," in their work with families. The definition is included in Section 725(2) of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act [42 U.S.C. § 11435a(2)].
In this overview, understand more about family homelessness.
The goal of parent and family engagement is to work with families to build strong and effective partnerships. Explore these three resources to learn ways to strengthen relationships with families.
Explore resources about the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), a tax benefit for low-income individuals and families.
Use the Parenting Curricula Review Databases to explore parenting curricula options for families in your program.
Enhance your knowledge around family homelessness and discover the importance of the McKinney-Vento Homelessness Assistance Act's definition of homelessness as it refers to children and youth.
In this overview, learn more about family homelessness.
Watch this webinar series to learn ways to partner with parents and families to help their children develop language and literacy skills.
In this webinar, learn more about how to choose and use a parenting curriculum that can help families. Explore how using this curriculum can support parents as they build and practice parenting skills.
In this webinar, learn how to plan with families to support their children as they use their home language while learning English.