Barnstable County is…Cape Cod.

Misc

Malcolm McDowell Award for Human Rights Activism

Malcolm McDowell Award for Human Rights Activism

By on June 1, 2016 in Misc, Recent News

Malcolm McDowell Award for Human Rights Activism was presented by the Human Rights Commission to Miriam Massaad of Harwich on May 25th to honor her six years of leadership and advocacy as a member of the Human Rights Academy. featured l-r: Roland Bessette, Chair of Barnstable County Human Rights Commission; Miriam Massaad, Kathy McDowell, widow […]

Continue Reading »

Cape Cod’s Affordable Housing: State, County and Local Strategies Presented

Cape Cod’s Affordable Housing: State, County and Local Strategies Presented

By on May 4, 2016 in Misc

Every two years, the Department issues a survey to the Barnstable County’s Health and Human Services Advisory Council (HHSAC) representatives asking for feedback on the trends and issues they are seeing in their work.  In 2015, housing affordability, cost of living, risk of homelessness were at the top of the list.  On April 28, 2016, Barnstable County’s HHSAC hosted […]

Continue Reading »

15th Annual Mercy Otis Warren Woman of the Year Award 2016

15th Annual Mercy Otis Warren Woman of the Year Award 2016

By on March 25, 2016 in Misc, Recent News

Congratulations to the 2016 recipient of the Mercy Otis Warren Woman of the Year, Ann Williams of Osterville. Click here to view the press release and to learn more about Ann Tales of Cape Cod will present the 15th Annual Mercy Otis Warren Woman of the Year Award  at their June 6th meeting of Tales […]

Continue Reading »

HUD AWARDS OVER $1.6 MILLION FOR CAPE AND ISLANDS HOMELESS PROGRAMS

HUD AWARDS OVER $1.6 MILLION FOR CAPE AND ISLANDS HOMELESS PROGRAMS

By on March 22, 2016 in Misc

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced the 2015 Continuum of Care (CoC) competition funding awards.   The Cape and Islands received $1,682,047 million dollars in funding to support twelve renewals programs that provide housing to over 140 formerly homeless individuals. The region also received grants to support CoC Planning and the Homeless Information […]

Continue Reading »

Barnstable County FY2015 Annual Report Hits the Stands!

Barnstable County FY2015 Annual Report Hits the Stands!

By on November 4, 2015 in Annual Reports, Misc, Recent News

The County Commissioners are proud to announce the Barnstable County FY15 Annual Report is now available online and in print! The report presents the Fiscal Year 2015 work accomplished by the County departments and highlights their valuable community programs & services.  The Annual Report was shortened this year to increase readability, marketing capacity and further […]

Continue Reading »

14th Annual Mercy Otis Warren Woman of the Year Award 2015

14th Annual Mercy Otis Warren Woman of the Year Award 2015

By on March 18, 2015 in Misc, Recent News

Tales of Cape Cod will present the 14th Annual Mercy Otis Warren Woman of the Year Award  at their June 8th meeting of Tales of Cape Cod.  The event is held at the historic Olde Barnstable County Court House, Route 6A, Barnstable. The award is a marquette of the statue of Mercy Otis Warren which […]

Continue Reading »

Barnstable County Offices CLOSING EARLY TODAY at 1:30pm Thursday March 5th Due to Weather

Barnstable County Offices CLOSING EARLY TODAY at 1:30pm Thursday March 5th Due to Weather

By on March 5, 2015 in Misc

Barnstable County Offices and the County Campus will be CLOSING EARLY Thursday March 5th for all non-essential employees & offices due to the storm.  Please check back for further information or check our Meetings page for time changes.  Drive Safely!

Continue Reading »

Barnstable County Offices Remain CLOSED Through Wednesday January 28th Due to Snowstorm

Barnstable County Offices Remain CLOSED Through Wednesday January 28th Due to Snowstorm

By on January 27, 2015 in Misc

  ALL Barnstable County Offices and the County Campus will be REMAIN CLOSED through Wednesday January 28th 2015 due to the storm.  Please check back for further information or check our Meetings page for time changes.  Visit your Town websites (at bottom of County site) for important travel & safety information in your area or visit the Barnstable County Regional […]

Continue Reading »

Barnstable County Receives $550,000 for Opioid Prevention Award

Barnstable County Receives $550,000 for Opioid Prevention Award

By on December 19, 2014 in Department News, Misc, Recent News

We are pleased to announce that the Barnstable County Department of Human Services on behalf of the Barnstable County Regional Substance Abuse Council was awarded a five-year $550,000 grant from the Massachusetts Department of Health Bureau of Substance Abuse Services to support an Opioid Abuse Prevention Collaborative. Barnstable County’s Substance Abuse Council (SAC) was established in January […]

Continue Reading »

Barnstable County Coastal Resources Committee Meeting on December 10 at 9:30 a.m.

By on December 8, 2014 in Agendas, Meetings, Misc, Recent News

Notice of Public Meeting for Barnstable County Coastal Resources Committee that will be held at the Cape Cod Community College, Lecture Hall A in Barnstable on Wednesday, December 10, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The Agenda can be seen here CRC Agenda-12-10-14-Final

Continue Reading »

Top