Monsignor King will be open during the upcoming colder weather. They have found temporary space. If you know someone on the street let let them know they can go to the offices of the old Denton animal shelter on Woodrow or the Salvation Army Denton.
Denton County is getting prepared for the 2015 Point-In-Time count and thankfully we have received many of the items that are needed. In this community effort to take a census of people experiencing homelessness, we provide items to give to those in need during these cold, winter months. Below is a list of necessary items … Continue reading
Funded by the Emergency Solutions Grant, the Street Outreach program reaches out to unsheltered homeless people on the street to provide essential services including connect them with emergency shelter, housing, or critical services; and provide urgent, non facility-based care to unsheltered homeless people who are unwilling or unable to access emergency shelter, housing, or an … Continue reading
On Thursday night, KERA hosted a free public forum that explored asset poverty. It took place at the Dallas City Performance Hall. If you were not able to attend KERA’s One Crisis Away Forum, you can watch the video and read the live blog posts here: http://keranews.org/post/keras-one-crisis-away-forum-explores-four-families-financial-edge
The purpose of the Denton County Homeless Coalition is to serve as a catalyst for developing and providing needed services to those individuals and families who are homeless or at risk of homelessness in the county. To carry out this task most effectively, the Coalition, consisting of representatives from housing and social service providers (both … Continue reading