American Rescue Plan Act

Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief – Homeless Children and Youth (ARP-HCY)

Context

The American Rescue Plan Act (ARP) was signed into law on March 11, 2021. ARP seeks to deliver direct financial relief to the American people, support the rebuilding of the American economy, ensure the safe reopening of in-person instruction in U.S. public schools, and fund a comprehensive response to the COVID-19 virus. More specifically, ARP appropriated:

Education Regulations and Guidance

American Rescue Plan Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief – Homeless Children and Youth (ARP-HCY) Funds

Visit the U.S. Department of Education’s American Rescue Plan Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief – Homeless Children and Youth (ARP-HCY) webpage.

ARP Elementary and Secondary School Education Relief (ESSER) and Governor's Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Funds

Housing and Homeless Response Regulations and Guidance