Find out why it's important for early childhood professionals to understand the definition of "homeless children and youth." It is included in Section 725(2) of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act. Use the definition in your work with children to identify families experiencing homelessness. Also, use it with your partners to enhance outreach efforts. Apply your own knowledge using the practice scenarios.
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Resource Type: Learning Module
National Centers: Parent, Family and Community Engagement
Audience: Family Service Workers
Last Updated: September 7, 2023