Denton County Friends of the Family provides individuals the opportunity to meet their Court Appointed Community Service hours.

All Friends of the Family Community Service Volunteers must complete their hours at the Friends of the Family Thrift Store located at 1614 W. University, Denton, Texas, 76201. The store is open Monday-Saturday 10:00am-6:00pm.


Community Service Volunteers must complete the following steps before becoming a Friends of the Family volunteer.

1. Download the Community Service Volunteer Application.

2. Return the completed application to the DCFOF Thrift Store (1614 W University, Denton, TX 76201) or our Outreach Office (4845 S I35E, Ste. 100, Corinth, TX 76210).

3. Criminal Background Checkā€”All volunteers are subject to a criminal background check. THERE IS A ONE-TIME, NON-REFUNDABLE $10 ADMINISTRATIVE FEE FOR COMMUNITY SERVICE APPLICANTS. YOUR APPLICATION CANNOT BE PROCESSED WITHOUT THIS FEE. PAYMENT METHODS: CASH OR MONEY ORDER.

4. Once your application has been processed, you will be contacted about how to get started at our Thrift Store. It can take up to two weeks to process applications, please submit your application with ample time to complete all required hours.

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