Welcome to the website of the North Carolina Homeless Education Program (NCHEP). NCHEP operates the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction's technical assistance center in the area of homeless education. For assistance with homeless education issues, contact NCHEP at 1-800-659-3204 (toll-free).
Educational Services for Immigrant Children and Those Recently Arrived in the United States
The U.S. Department of Education has released a Fact Sheet and FAQ document pertaining to the education of immigrant children and those who recently arrived in the United States as unaccompanied children. Download a copy of the document.
USE OF TITLE I FUNDS TO SUPPORT HOMELESS CHILDREN AND YOUTH
Download an important memo from the NC Department of Public Instruction and NC Homeless Education Program concerning the USE OF TITLE I FUNDS TO SUPPORT HOMELESS CHILDREN AND YOUTH.
McKinney-Vento Data Collection
2013-2014 SY: Data collection for the 2013-2014 SY has closed for all LEAs and charter schools that had more than "0" students to report.
2013-2014 SY: If you had "0" students to report, please continue to watch for instructions on when we will be able to allow you to make your 2013-2014 SY "0" submission.
2014-2015 SY: As soon as we have notification from NCDPI that the 2014-2015 SY homeless data pages are ready for use, we will post a notice on this website.
To access additional information about McKinney-Vento data collection in North Carolina, including the data collection webinar archive, presentation slides, and FAQs, visit the NCHEP Data web page.
Hold the Date!
NAEHCY 2014 Annual Conference
October 25-28, 2014
Preconference - October 25th
Did You Know?...
NCHEP staff members are available to provide Homeless Education training in your school district or community agency. Visit NCHEP's online training request form to request a training in your area.
NCHEP is pleased to announce the availability of online ordering of NCHEP products. Now you can order NCHEP brochures and posters with the click of a mouse.
Visit NCHEP's online order form to order NCHEP products in hard copy.
Download NCHEP products in electronic copy.
Stay informed about emerging issues in the field of homeless education and dialogue with other across the state about promising practices and strategies.