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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

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)

Inclement Weather this Weekend

Due to the Inclement Weather expected this weekend,  Monsignor King Outreach Center will be open Friday and Saturday and DCTA will have a free shuttle at the locations listed below on Friday and Saturday. The Salvation Army Denton will be open as usual and the Salvation Army Lewisville Service  Center will open up at 5:00pm, … Continue reading Inclement Weather this Weekend

Fix My Ride event January 19th at Cross Timbers Church in Denton

Cross Timbers Church is hosting their Fix My Ride event  January 19th at Cross Timbers Church in Denton. In this event they will work on safety issues and minor repairs but they are not able to replace engines or transmissions or anything similar. "We try to help as much as possible, however all repairs will … Continue reading Fix My Ride event January 19th at Cross Timbers Church in Denton