Foster & Homeless Youth Services

ABOUT US

The Foster and Homeless Youth Center offers a range of services for both students and parents within the West Covina Unified School District!

MISSION

The Foster and Homeless Youth Center was established in 2016, with the vision of facilitating collaboration between foster and homeless students, their families, and the community at large, in order to maximize opportunities for educational, emotional, and social success.


PROGRAM GOALS

  • Ensure that foster and homeless students achieve educational equity

  • Increase stability among the students and families that we serve

  • Assure that the basic needs of foster & homeless children and families within our school district, are being met

  • Work in collaboration with school personnel to promote academic success and student achievement

SERVICES/EVENTS

  • After-school tutoring

  • Summer enrichment programs

  • Uniform assistance, hygiene kits, backpacks, and school supplies

  • College and scholarship information

  • Financial aid application assistance

  • Referrals to community agencies

  • Care coordination with local and county social service agencies

  • Other specialized services