The Dallas countywide home share program facilitates arrangements between individuals who have housing but need financial assistance and people and/or families in need of housing. Staff provide screening, home visits, interviews, information and referrals.
• Providers must live in Dallas County and offer a private bedroom to qualify.
•Home seekers must want to live in Dallas County and want to share a home.
•Persons applying must be 21 years of age or older
Provides longer term residency to the homeless and a safety network of supportive services which include educational, social, economic, mentoring and collaborative services for child care and life skills training.
Eligibility-requires a commitment of 3 months, with a case-by-case consideration for additional time to homeless single parents with children and older adults.