The National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth (NAEHCY) is a national membership association dedicated to educational excellence for children and youth experiencing homelessness. Through state and federal policy and technical assistance to its members, students, and the public, NAEHCY changes systems so all children and youth can learn, succeed academically, and achieve their dreams. The organization provides professional development, resources, and training support for anyone and everyone interested in supporting the academic success of children and youth challenged by homelessness, while also engaging in federal policy advocacy to strengthen policies and resources for homeless children, youth, and families. It is a grassroots membership organization that continually strives to meet the dynamic needs of its members. Members include local homeless education liaisons, educators, school counselors, social workers, registrars, nurses, child advocates, shelter staff, state and federal policy specialists, and partners from community-based and national non-profit organizations.
Fostering Success Michigan is a statewide initiative that aims to increase access and success in higher education and post-college careers for youth with experience in foster care. Learn how you can contribute to building a holistic network that insulates (i.e., strengthens protective factors and reduces risks) the education to career "pipeline."Make a Donation