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jkennedy

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Review for Student Advocacy, Inc., Elmsford, NY, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

We have often collaborated with Student Advocacy in seeking to remove or overcome educational barriers in order to improve educational opportunities and outcomes for children and youth experiencing homelessness. Student advocacy has also been helpful in providing technical assistance with educational law regarding the the rights of homeless students.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

Student Advocacy furnished legal information which we passed on to a homeless family. A child was being kept out of school, pending an evaluation. The parent was informed that the District should enroll the child, which the parent then did.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every month

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010

Role:  Professional with expertise in this field & We have a homeless student program which works with school districts in Westchester County to meet the educational needs and facilitate the enrollment, attendance and sucess of homeless children and youth in school.