McKinney-Vento Homelessness Education Assistance

If you are a student or parent of a preschool to 12th grade student in Mesa and need to speak to someone in the McKinney-Vento office, please contact us at 480-472-0291 or

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Contact Information

480-472-0291 | mckv logo

Rights Information

For more information regarding homeless student rights, please refer to the following document in English or Español. 

Definition of Eligibility

  • The McKinney-Vento Act defines homeless children and youths as individuals who lack a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence.
  • Unaccompanied Minors are defined as a homeless child or youth not in the physical custody of a parent or guardian.

Apply for McKinney-Vento Services

Confidential Questionnaire

McKinney-Vento Services

Eligible students may qualify for the following:

  • Before/After school programming for these organizations:
    • MPS Xplore (selected sites)
    • Boys and Girls Club
  • Free breakfast and lunch
  • Assistance with school fees, fines and supplies
  • Referrals to community agencies
  • Transportation if applicable

Printable Resources Flyer

Housing Assistance & Broadband

Family Housing Hub | 602-595-8700

Eligible households can apply for a $50 broadband subsidy.