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COVID-19 Resource List

Published: 03/23/20
Last Updated: 05/12/20


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The COVID-19 pandemic is drastically affecting families and students experiencing homelessness. Without the safety and stability schools often provide for these children and youth, it is important now more than ever to provide support and resources to ensure students’ well-being. Below are resources and news to help McKinney-Vento liaisons and others better support students experiencing homelessness. Make sure to check back here for continuous updates on the COVID-19 pandemic as it related to student homelessness.

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Remote School – Resources and Supports for Connecting with District Remote Learning Programs:

Please Note: Title I, Part A set-asides and McKinney-Vento grant funding can be used to pay for devices and/or wi-fi hot spots if they are not otherwise available for students in temporary housing. 

Food Resources: 
  • Grab-And-Go School Meals (NYSED)

  • Find a Local Food Pantry in NYS 

  • New York City

      • Food Bank NYC is giving out free meals, groceries and SNAP support all over New York City. 

      • Find food help in Spanish: Check out an interactive map in Spanish of “comida gratis” (free food) around New York City. 

      • NYC Food Hub: The Covid-19 food hub for NYC is continuously gathering information about free groceries and meals around the city as well as about financial help for restaurant workers. 

      • Invisible Hands: Volunteers across the city are delivering groceries, medication and other necessities to elderly and otherwise at-risk residents for free. 

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