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HOME AND SCHOOL VISITOR/HOMELESS LIAISON

THE PRIMARY ROLE OF THE HOME AND SCHOOL VISITOR IS TO HELP FAMILIES ACCESS SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY RESOURCES SUCH AS:
  • Basic economic needs
  • Dental and vision referrals
  • CHIP and MA applications
  • Community and agency referrals
ASSISTANCE TO THOSE WHO ARE, OR MAY SOON BE EXPERIENCING HOMELESSNESS
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Home Visits
FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT

Kelly Smith, M.Ed., NCC
Home and School Visitor
717-684-7500 ext 3515
ksmith@columbiabsd.org


EDUCATION FOR HOMELESS YOUTH BASIC EDUCATION CIRCULAR

https://www.education.pa.gov/Policy-Funding/BECS/uscode/Pages/EducationforHomelessYouth.aspx

PENNSYLVANIA’S EDUCATION FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH EXPERIENCING HOMELESSNESS PROGRAM INFORMATION

https://www.berksiu.org/students-families/k-12-education-student-services/ecyeh/

MORE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND AT THE PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION’S HOMELESS EDUCATION WEBSITE

https://www.education.pa.gov/K-12/Homeless%20Education/Pages/default.aspx