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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

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 Denton County Homelessness Leadership Team Barriers Fund. For every dollar you donate to our Barriers Fund, our donor will match your donation, up to $7,500. Give online to … Continue reading A quick easy way help people experiencing homelessness get housed. Give to the barriers fund today!

DAHC has a job opening

Rental Coordinator Job Description Denton Affordable Housing Corporation is seeking a rental coordinator. Familiarity with housing procedures like HUD and State program compliance issues and a strong commitment to social justice are desired as Denton Affordable Housing is first and foremost a Housing Justice Organization. Denton Affordable Housing Corporation provides decent affordable housing for Low … Continue reading DAHC has a job opening