Lost in the Shuffle: In Support of Children in Transition is a resource manual and a workshop guide that aims to build a greater understanding of the barriers children living in shelters face in their attempts to be successful in school and provides strategies for school and shelter staff to assist children. The workshop explores the underlying context of the lives of many of the children who live in shelters.
The purpose of the resource manual and workshop guide is to:
- Help parents to better understand students and their families who are struggling with multiple transitions,
- Give parents tools to build children’s emotional resilience and reduce the emotional impacts they experience,
- Share promising practices from the community.