GMSD students experiencing homelessness

 
 

GENERAL MCLANE SCHOOL DISTRICT

SUPPORT FOR YOUTH EXPERIENCING HOMELESSNESS

This page contains information pertaining to homeless services provided through the General McLane School District. Please utilize the information below to learn more about homelessness and the McKinney-Vento Act. If you or someone you know may be experiencing homelessness, please contact your child’s school counselor or General McLane School District’s Homeless Liaison:

Mrs. Sarah Grabski

sarahgrabski@generalmclane.org

814-273-1033 ext 5901


WHO IS HOMELESS?

An individual who lacks a fixed, regular and adequate nighttime residence.  This includes children and youth who are:

  • Sharing housing (doubled-up)
  • Living in motels, hotels, trailers, or camping grounds
  • Living in emergency shelters or transitional housing
  • Unaccompanied Youth-Abandoned, Runaways
  • Living in cars, parks, public places, abandoned buildings
  • Migratory children (living in circumstances above)
INFORMATION & RESOURCES