Homelessness is a significant barrier to success for many in Denton County. United Way of Denton County collaborates with the City of Denton, City of Lewisville, and Denton County Commissioners Court through a public-private partnership to lead a collective impact initiative addressing homelessness across our community.
THROUGH COMMUNITY INVESTMENTS AND COLLABORATIVE PROGRAMS, WE
- Overcome housing barriers
- Increase access to affordable housing options
- Improve homeless data management
- Improve coordination and collaboration of homeless and housing services
HOMELESSNESS BARRIERS FUND
This fund reduces barriers to housing by increasing resources for nonprofits working with Denton County families to promote housing stability and self-sufficiency. 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations who utilize the Denton County Homeless Management Information System (HMIS) can apply for funds.
DENTON COUNTY HOMELESSNESS LEADERSHIP TEAM
As the backbone organization to the Denton County Homelessness Leadership Team, United Way of Denton County enhances the outcomes of all partners by facilitating a shared vision, shared measurements, mutually reinforcing activities, and continuous communication.