• Who are the homeless?
     
    Children and youth who lack a fixed, regular and adequate nighttime residence.  This includes children For Students who are:
     
    • Sharing housing due to loss of housing, economic hardship or similar reason
    • Living in motels, hotels, trailer parks or camping grounds
    • Living in emergency or transitional shelters or agencies
    • Abandoned in hospitals
    • Living in cars, public spaces, abandoned building, substandard housing, bus or train stations, or a similar setting
     The Pennsylvania Department of Education supports and explains Education for Homeless Youth and provides guidelines for school districts.  BEC for homeless youth
     
    If you For Parents  or someone you know, meet any of the above criteria, contract the Sullivan County Superintendent, Mrs. Patti Cross, who serves as the District's Homeless Liaison by telephone at 570.946.8200 or by email at homeless.liaison@sulcosd.k12.pa.us
     
     
                                                                                          
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
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