5 Evolving Lessons for Supporting Homeless Students During COVID-19

Five Ways to Support Homeless Students

  1. Reach out early. Our first goal is to meet the immediate, basic needs of our scholars and young leaders. When the outbreak first started, we reached out to these students individually through text. Looking back, this initial contact was critical, not just for meeting basic needs, but for opening the lines of communication. As a result, our students felt comfortable reaching out as the outbreak progressed, and we’ve been able to immediately meet new needs as they arise.

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SchoolHouse in Session

SchoolHouse in Session

This is hub of expertise and stories to drive solutions around children, youth, and family homelessness. It is a project of SchoolHouse Connection.