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A quick easy way help people experiencing homelessness get housed. Give to the barriers fund today!

Here is how you can help someone experiencing homelessness in Denton County. United Way of Denton County has received a $7,500 match donation from a local philanthropist for our Barriers Fund. For every dollar you donate to our Barriers Fund, our donor will match your donation, up to $7,500. Give online to the Barriers Fund today at https://www.paypal.com/donate/… … Continue reading A quick easy way help people experiencing homelessness get housed. Give to the barriers fund today!

Housing the Homeless

A citizen task force organized in 2015 by Mayor Chris Watts, explored resources and activities that could improve and expand housing solutions for the homeless in Denton. The goal of the task force was to produce a plan for coordinated community–wide efforts to address homelessness. Simply put, the group developed a plan of support to … Continue reading Housing the Homeless

Why we exist

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 Why we exist

Community Resource Expo Invitation

The Together Lewisville Coalition is holding it's second Community Resource Expo! This event will bring together city, county, and non-profit organizations to better inform Lewisville residents of available social services, resources, and programs. Date: May 11th Time: 10am-1pm Location: Next Steps Center 1305 TX-121 BUS Lewisville, TX To reserve a booth, please complete the registration … Continue reading Community Resource Expo Invitation

Inclement Weather Openings (March 2-March 4)

Due to Extreme Weather , Inclement Shelters and Warming Centers will be open: Monsignor King Outreach Center will be open overnight Saturday March 2nd and Sunday March 3rd night and will be open Mon, Tue and Wed night as usual. The Salvation Army Denton Service Center is open every night as usual. The Salvation Army Lewisville … Continue reading Inclement Weather Openings (March 2-March 4)

Inclement Weather Openings Wednesday (1/23) and Thursday (1/24)

As a reminder, Shelters and Warming Centers are open: Monsignor King Outreach Center is open overnight Wednesday (1/23) and Thursday (1/24) night. The Salvation Army Denton Service Center is open every night as usual. The Salvation Army Lewisville Service Center will be opening Wednesday (1/23) and Thursday (1/24), at 6:00pm, as an inclement weather shelter. … Continue reading Inclement Weather Openings Wednesday (1/23) and Thursday (1/24)