Take Action

Use the online form below to send messages directly to your U.S. Representative and U.S. Senators. Or, download these sample letters in Microsoft Word (one for your U.S. Representative, and one for your U.S. Senators), put them on letterhead, and fax or deliver them to your Members of Congress.

Whether you use the online form below or the Microsoft Word sample letters linked above, please personalize and add any local or state information that is available.


Take Action

Tell your U.S. Representative and U.S Senators that all homeless children and youth need help,­ no matter where they happen to be staying. Take action here.

Add your organization or office to the list of Homeless Children and Youth Act supporters. Click here to become a supporter.

Listen to Youth

There is no better way to understand homelessness than listening to the children and youth who have been through it. Listen to what they have to say.

Get the Facts

The Homeless Children and Youth Act is bi-partisan legislation that would make it easier for local communities to help homeless children, youth, and families. Get the facts.

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About the photos: Photos of children and youth experiencing homelessness provided by Diane Nilan, HEAR US Inc., used with permission. (c) 2012, Diane Nilan, HEAR US Inc.