Warwick CARES Program

                If your family (or a family you know) is currently

      living in a temporary situation… 


·        Staying with friends or relatives because you lost your own housing

·        In a shelter, motel, hotel, vehicle, or campground

·    In other temporary accommodations



           Your children have the right to…

  •  Enroll in school without delay even if you do not have the usual school and medical records at the time
  • Stay in their current school or attend a school near to where you are staying now
  • Get transportation assistance to and from school
  • Get a school breakfast and lunch at no cost
  • Other services from the Warwick CARES Program



Call Carol Marginson at (401) 486-5284

Transitional Advocate, Warwick Public Schools

The National Center for Homeless Education