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    Region I
    Bergen, Hunterdon, Passaic, Somerset, Sussex, Warren


    What is McKinney-Vento?

    The McKinney-Vento National Homeless Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 11431) is a federal law that ensures immediate enrollment and educational stability for displaced children and youth. 

    Here is a short two-minute animated video about  McKinney-Vento:


    For more information regarding McKinney-Vento’s definition of Homelessness and how eligibility is determined click on the links below:

    Definition: https://nche.ed.gov/legislation/mckinney-vento/

    Eligibility: https://nche.ed.gov/mckinney-vento-definition/