Regional Office of Education #17 is responsible for coordinating an ongoing program to assist the region’s schools in requiring good student attendance and assisting local homeless liaisons. The DeWitt, Livingston, Logan, & McLean Counties Truancy/Outreach/Homeless Specialists, will work aggressively with schools and parents to intervene early and resolve school attendance problems. Partnerships among the ROE #17, Regional Alternative School, the State’s Attorney’s Office, Court Services, and Social Agencies will serve the communities in the resolution of school attendance issues. Additionally, the Truancy and Homeless Outreach Specialists serve as a bridge between the Area IV Lead Homeless Liaisons, and the local school building homeless Liaisons.
Referral for Truancy Outreach Services
309-888-5120 ext. 1217