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Homeless Children and Youth Plan

Click here to view the CSCSHC Indiana Education for Homeless Children and Youth Plan

If you live in any of the following situations:

  • In a shelter
  • In a motel or campground due to lack of accommodation
  • In a car, park, abandoned building, or bus/train station
  • Doubled up with other people due to loss of housing or economic hardship

You may qualify for certain rights and protections under the federal McKinney-Vento Act. The Homeless Liaison for the Community School Corporation of Southern Hancock County is:

Miles Hercamp
mhercamp@newpal.k12.in.us
Director of Instructional Services
4711 South 500 West
New Palestine, IN 46163
317-861-4463 ext 1012

Please see the useful links below.

Parent’s Guide to the Rights of Children and Youth Experiencing Homelessness
Homeless Parent Information (poster)
Homeless Youth Information (poster)
McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act