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!
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
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
The need for housing that is affordable for people at all income levels is a common theme faced by nearly every community. Unfortunately, there is no “one-size fits all” fix to the lack of affordable housing nor is there a universal solution to easily plug into. The National League of Cities, in in partnership with … Continue reading #ResearchSeries Local Tools to Address Housing Affordability – A STATE-BY-STATE ANALYSIS
Read the 2019 Denton County Homelessness Data Report to learn about all of the great work being done to make homelessness rare, brief and nonrecurring in Denton County, and to learn how you can make a difference! Full Report - https://endhomelessnessdenton.com/infodata/point-in-time-count/2019-pit-count/
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