If your family lives in any of the following conditions:
· In a shelter
· In a motel, campground due to a lack of alternative adequate accommodations
· In a car, a park, abandoned building, or bus or train station
· Doubled up with other people due to loss of housing or economic hardship
Your school-age children may qualify for certain rights and protections under the federal McKinney-Vento Act. If you believe your children may be eligible, contact Shaundrell Santa Marina, the school’s liaison at 504-359-7725 or BFESfamiliesintransition@loenola.us to find out what services and supports may be available.