Degrees and Certifications:
I am Laura Reardon, the FIT (Families in Transition) Coordinator at Meadow Hill Middle School. I have a BA in Psychology and a background in social work with families and children.
The Families in Transition program is a district wide program that seeks to assist families with life's transitions, challenges and changes. FIT works as a bridge between families, the school and district staff to empower students to stay in and remain successful in school as lifelong learners.
The FIT coordinator provides resources and assitance with the following:
-McKinney-Vento Services for youth and families experiencing homelessness/lack of permanent shelter.
-School and Community Services
-Housing and Employment- options and info
-Clothing, Food, and Toiletries
-Information, Referral and Paperwork Assistance
-Connections to Community Supports/Programs