First Annual Food and Backpack Drive for Local Denton ISD High Schools

The Denton County Healthy Communities Coalition identified a need for food and inconspicuous ways to transport that food home for a growing number of students in the Denton ISD High Schools. Many of the Communities in Schools staff, school counselors, and teachers have already taken it upon themselves to locate or purchase food stuffs to … Continue reading First Annual Food and Backpack Drive for Local Denton ISD High Schools

Filling in the Gaps with Dignity

As kids start their trek back to school this month, it's a great time to be reminded that some of these kids are facing homelessness and we have a chance to serve, to fill that "gap with dignity....showing these students the love and hope there is in the world." Quietly or not, you too can … Continue reading Filling in the Gaps with Dignity

A Profile of Early Childhood Homelessness in Texas

U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness shared the HHS Updated Profiles Report on Early Childhood Homelessness By State  View the Early Childhood Homelessness in Texas below for "a snapshot of early childhood homelessness in Texas using 2014-2015 data from the U.S. Census Bureau, the U.S. Departments of Education, Housing and Urban Development, and Health and Human … Continue reading A Profile of Early Childhood Homelessness in Texas