Homeless Liaison

  • Lindsey Schubert

    Homeless Liaison



Every school district must designate a homeless liaison for children and youth experiencing homelessness. The McKinney-Vento Act requires liaisons to ensure that “homeless children and youths are identified by school personnel and through coordination with other entities and agencies.” The purpose of identification is to offer appropriate services to the family, child, or youth. Coordination with schools and community agencies is an essential identification strategy, as are professional development, awareness, and training activities within school buildings, school districts, and the community. The McKinney-Vento Act defines homeless children and youth as individuals who lack a fixed, regular, and adequate night-time residence. The term includes children and youth who are: sharing the housing of other persons due to loss of housing, economic hardship, or similar reasons living in motels, hotels, trailer parks, or campgrounds living in emergency or transitional shelters living in a primary night-time residence not used as a regular sleeping accommodation living in cars, parks, public spaces, abandoned buildings, substandard housing, bus or train stations, or similar settings and/or migratory children living in any of the circumstances described above.
Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau School District

G-E-T School District

17511 N Main St
Galesville, WI 54630
(608) 582-4657

Ettrick Elementary

22750 Washington St
Ettrick, WI 54627
(608) 525-4571

High School

17511 N Main St
Galesville, WI 54630
(608) 582-2291

Middle School

19650 Prairie Ridge Ln
Galesville, WI 54630
(608) 582-3500

Galesville Elementary

17151 French Rd
Galesville, WI 54630
(608) 582-2241

Trempealeau Elementary

24231 5th St
Trempealeau, WI 54661
(608) 534-6394

Coulee Region High School

20873 College Ave
Galesville, WI 54630
(608) 582-2200

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