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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

TONIGHT: Homeless To Housed: Busting Barriers to Housing in Denton County

The Denton County Homeless Coalition (DCHC) is presenting community homeless data and the results from the 2018 Point-In-Time (PIT) Count. Schedule events are on April 13, 2018 in Denton and April 21, 2018 in Lewisville. Homeless To Housed: Busting Barriers to Housing in Denton County, Denton When: Friday, 4/13/18, from 5:30-7:30 Where: UNT on the … Continue reading TONIGHT: Homeless To Housed: Busting Barriers to Housing in Denton County

ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS: UW Community Impact Fund – DHA Supportive Services

Please be advised that the United Way of Denton County is now accepting applications for the new DHA Supportive Services Community Impact Fund. Please submit applications via email to Leah@UnitedWayDenton.org no later than 5:00 p.m., Friday, April 27th (PDF only; do not submit paper copies). An optional (but highly recommended) grant training will be offered … Continue reading ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS: UW Community Impact Fund – DHA Supportive Services