McKinney-Vento Act (Rights for Homeless Children)

The McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act of 1987 is a United States federal law that provides federal funds for homeless shelter programs and guidance on educational rights of homeless children. Please click on the links below to learn more information about these rights and how to receive assistance:

National Center for Homeless Education: https://nche.ed.gov/index.php

NCHE Brochure

Information for Youth

Information for Parents