Supporting Children and Families Experiencing Homelessness

Knowledge Base
Family & Community Partnerships (2 Hours)
Health and Well-being (2 Hours)
CDA Content Areas
Building productive relationships with families (2 Hours)
Planning a safe, healthy, learning environment (2 Hours)

Enhance your knowledge around family homelessness and the McKinney-Vento Homelessness Assistance Act's definition of "homeless" as it refers to children and youth. Review other relevant federal regulations for Head Start, Early Head Start, and Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF)-subsidized programs.

This interactive learning series is intended for professionals in Head Start, Early Head Start, and child care, including early childhood and school-age child care providers, CCDF Lead Agency or designated entity staff, and other key stakeholders. Learn how to identify families experiencing homelessness, conduct community outreach, and much more.

Course Author
The Office of Head Start
Wade Vitany
Last modified: Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 12:06 PM