Homeless Education


Homeless Children & Youth provides services and coordinates with the federal McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act, which addresses the problems that homeless children and youth face in enrolling, attending and succeeding in school.

Foster Youth supports the academic needs of foster youth residing in group homes (licensed children’s institutions) and in foster care, those with foster family agencies and those in court-specified homes, by providing advocacy, connection to tutoring, mentoring, appropriate instruction and other support services..

If you have any questions or need further assistance
Homeless Program (562) 922-6247
Foster Youth (562) 922-6469
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Your Benefits Now (YBN) websiteYour Benefits Now (YBN) website
L.A. County Residents can now apply for Medi-Cal, CalWorks, CalFresh and General Relief benefit programs by visiting the department’s Your Benefits Now (YBN) website, available in English, Spanish, Armenian, Cambodian, Chinese, Korean, Russian, Tagalog and Vietnamese....Read more
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The Child Welfare and Attendance Unit of LACOE is committed to ensuring that all children ages 0-5, receive the most appropriate public education and services in order to meet their individual needs and prepare for school.  

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Homeless Children & YouthHomeless Children & Youth
Provides services and coordinates with the federal McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act....Read more
Foster YouthFoster Youth
Designed to support the academic needs of foster and probation youth residing in Los Angeles County...Read more