• PA Homeless Children’s Initiative (McKinney-Vento Act)

  • McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act was created to aid homeless persons.  The Act defines the term “homeless children and youths” as individuals who lack a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence.

    Please use the links below for important information regarding Pennsylvania’s Homeless Children’s Initiative (McKinney-Vento Act):

    If you believe you may be eligible, please contact the Catasauqua Area School District Homeless Liaisons (below) to find out what services and supports are available.

    Catasauqua Area School District Homeless Liaisons: Sheckler Elementary School Guidance Counselors

    • Kimberly Ceccatti, ceccattik@cattysd.org, and
    • Kirsten Spengler, spenglerk@cattysd.org,
    • Contact number is 610-264-5601.

NCHE Brochure-English

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Information for School-Aged Youth

Homeless Student Rights

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NCHEBrochure-Spanish

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