Interviews and Data Reveal Lack of Support for Students and Families of Color Experiencing Homelessness
How can schools be more supportive? “Number one on my list is just more understanding,” replied one family of color.
In partnership with Seattle University’s Project on Family Homelessness, we’ve produced a new series of infographics that illustrate what we know about student homelessness in Washington state and its impact. Please use and share widely!
The Homeless Student Stability and Opportunity Gap Act: Stabilizing Homeless Students in their Schools and Communities
In 2016, The Homeless Students Stability and Opportunity Gap Act (HSSA) passed with great bipartisan support. Learn which school districts and community organizations received the competitive grants and how they help stabilize families in their schools and in their communities.
Mason County HOST (Housing Options for Students in Transition) helps students who seek to earn a high school diploma, GED or technical certification – but face barriers to reaching their goals because of the homeless crisis they are experiencing.