Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools

McKinney-Vento Homeless Information


McKinney-Vento Definition of Homeless

Individuals who lack a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence, including

Sharing the housing of other persons due to loss of housing, economic hardship, or a similar reason

Living in motels, hotels, trailer parks, or camping grounds due to the lack of alternative adequate accommodations

Living in emergency or transitional shelters

Awaiting foster care placement

Have a primary nighttime residence that is a public or private place not designed for or ordinarily used as a regular sleeping accommodation for human beings

Living in cars, parks, public spaces, abandoned buildings, substandard housing, bus or train stations, or similar settings

Migratory children living in the circumstances described above

Unaccompanied youth living in the circumstances described above

If you believe you may be eligible for McKinney-Vento services or for more information please contact Midge Hudyma, McKinney Vento Homeless Liaison, at mhudyma@ecpps.k12.nc.us or call cell at 252-312-6638.