McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act

Have you and your children lost housing?
Families that...

  • Live in a shelter or motel
  • Share housing with others because of lost housing or economic hardship
  • Live in a campground, car, old building or other temporary shelter
  • Don't have a permanent address

Have the right to...

  • Enroll in school immediately even without school or medical records
  • Assistance from the district liaison with immunizations and/or medical records
  • Choose your child's old school or school closest to where you are living now
  • Transportation to and from school
  • Participate in your child's education

Please contact our McKinney-Vento Liaison Jenni Orsello at 847-966-8200 x242 or [email protected]