Module 4: Determining a Family's Homeless Situation

Find out how to determine if a family's situation meets the federal definition of "homeless" for children and youth. Learn to use respectful, strengths-based strategies to learn more about a family's living situation.

Module 5: Identifying and Reaching Out to Families Experiencing Homelessness

Identifying and reaching families experiencing homelessness require planned and active efforts. They are also essential for children and families' access to early childhood and school-age child care programs. Learn how to identify and reach out to families experiencing homelessness. Discover local- and state-level partners you can connect with to enhance efforts in these areas.

Building Trust with Your Programs

This activity shows how child care health consultants can provide meaningful discussions around health and safety, and strengthen partnerships.

Improving Communication Skills

Explore best practices for how child care health consultants can maintain collaborative partnerships with early care and education programs.

Identifying and Resolving Concerns

This activity outlines a five-step process child care health consultants can use to resolve a health or safety concern in a program setting.