Determining Eligibility as an Unaccompanied Homeless Youth

This template guides liaisons through a series of questions and possible situtations to determine whether the student is eligible as unaccompanied homeless youth under the McKinney-Vento Act. If you are still unsure of the proper identification in a specific case, please feel free to contact Project HOPE-Virgina.

UHY Determination Template [pdf]

Developed by M. Gay Thomas, MSW Coordinator School Social Work Services, Homeless Liaisons, Virginia Beach City Public Schools