Homeless Children Get Back To School Boost

CBS Denver

DENVER (CBS4)– Free school supplies and services were handed out to some students in the Denver metro area on Saturday.

The Colorado Coalition for the Homeless Healthy Kids Fair helped some children get ready for the classroom at the Stout Street Clinic.

They received services like teeth cleaning, vision testing, immunizations and even haircuts to get off on the right foot for the first day of school.

“I got here at eight o’clock. We stood in line for about an hour and we made it in by 8:30,” said parent Pamela Stancil.
[worldnow id=7603899 width=420 height=278 type=video]

Stancil brought her four children to the clinic for some of the services and free back to school supplies.

“We are a low income family. We can’t always afford backpacks,” said Stancil. “Right now we’re kind of in a shelter.”

Staff at the clinic are excited to help those who need it…

View original post 145 more words

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s