with local Macomb County school districts we can assist parents and
their families while they are temporarily between homes.
Assistance with enrollment in school and
transfer of student records.
Liaison between family and school personnel
Assistance with school transportation
School supplies and backpacks
Referrals to community agencies for food,
and optical care
with student clothing and/or shoes.
often move, causing them to frequently change schools and fall
behind academically. These children usually live in overcrowded
conditions. There is often a lack of basic resources such as
appropriate clothing, food, transportation and money for basic
school supplies. School is one of the few stable and secure
places in a homeless child's life.
student is considered to be "homeless" if, due to a
lack of housing they must reside in a shelter, motel, vehicle or
campground, on the street, in abandoned buildings or doubled-up
with relatives or friends due to economic hardship or
eviction. A student can become homeless due to a house
fire or other natural disaster resulting in a temporary or
permanent loss of their home.
Kropf is available for informational presentations to school personnel, PTO,
or student groups, or community organizations at any time. Please
contact her directly to set this up.