• Research, Evaluation, and Best Practices

Housing and Education Collaborations to Serve Homeless Children, Youth, and Families


Date Published: June 2013


This brief is designed for staff of homeless assistance programs and members of Continuums of Care (CoCs) funded by HUD, as well as for State Coordinators for Homeless Education and local homeless education liaisons who operate under the guidance of the U.S. Department of Education. The brief provides basic information to help homeless service providers and homeless education staff understand each other’s role in supporting children, youth, and families experiencing homelessness, while offering tools to enhance collaboration among agencies.

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  • National Center for Homeless Education
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  • Peer Approved