Day 13: Let's take care of each other.
In the 2018-2019 school year, Chicago Public Schools reported serving approximately 16,451 students who experienced housing insecurity throughout the school year. We're challenging your family to think about what home means to you. Watch this video about Allia, a 10 year old from New York City, and learn about how she experiences learning from home at a shelter.
Staying home looks different for everyone. For youth and families experiencing homelessness, stay at home orders pose difficult obstacles to getting needed resources like internet for school. Today, we're tackling the ways that we can support youth and families experiencing homelessness as a community.