Scholar Spotlight: Jolanda Burton

The NAEHCY Scholarship Fund provides scholarships to students who have demonstrated commitment to education during the experience of homelessness. We interviewed Jolanda Burton, Class of 2007, for the May 2016 edition of NAEHCY News.

NAEHCY Higher Education Helpline Now Expanded to Include Texting!

Starting this year, students will be able to text NAEHCY to get assistance with questions about college applications, scholarships, financial aid and the FAFSA!

Historic Opportunity to Increase Funding for Homeless Children and Youth Programs

Learn about federal funding for homeless children and youth in the FY2017 budget, and what you can do to increase investments in vital education and housing programs.

The Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act (RHYTPA)

Learn more about the Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act (RHYTPA), a bill that makes critical updates to Runaway and Homeless Youth Act programs to enable them to serve unaccompanied homeless youth better.
*Action alert included.*

Increase Access to Housing and Services for Homeless Children and Youth

Learn more about the Homeless Children and Youth Act of 2015 (HCYA), a bill that would make it easier for homeless families and unaccompanied homeless youth to receive HUD homeless assistance, no matter where they happen to be staying.
*Action alert included.*

Administrator gets national award for work with homeless students - WMU News


WMU News

Administrator gets national award for work with homeless students
WMU News
Delorey, one of the principals in developing WMU's Seita Scholars program for former foster care youth, was awarded the 2012 Distinguished Service and Leadership Award by the National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth.

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Homeless student going through college after being kicked out because of ... - Central Michigan Life


Homeless student going through college after being kicked out because of ...
Central Michigan Life
“While no exact figures are available, the National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth reports a large increase in homeless students,” the article said. Many people are curious about VanEvery's situation and ask questions ...

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