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Cape Cod Substance Use Resource Guide

Cape Cod Substance Use Resource Guide

By on January 16, 2020 in Department News, Misc, Recent News

The Barnstable County Department of Human Services created a Cape Cod Substance Use Resource Guide to help you find services in our region. It is accessible at https://www.mychoicematters.net/find-help/resources Request print copies of this guide at humanservices@barnstablecounty.org

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Read the Buy Fresh Buy Local Cape Cod January 2020 Newsletter

Read the Buy Fresh Buy Local Cape Cod January 2020 Newsletter

By on January 15, 2020 in Department News, Recent News

Welcome 2020 with some winter events and a meet a new addition to the Buy Fresh Buy Local Cape Cod family. Details are in their January newsletter! Learn more about this great program at Barnstable County.

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Preparing for the January 2020 Cape & Islands Regional Network on Homelessness Point in Time Count

Preparing for the January 2020 Cape & Islands Regional Network on Homelessness Point in Time Count

The 2020 Cape and Islands Regional Network on Homelessness Point in Time count will start on the evening of Tuesday, January 28th and continue for 24 hours into Wednesday, January 29th. A training session for all volunteers will be as follows: WHEN: Thursday, January 23rd from 2:30PM to 4:00PM WHERE: Harborview Conference Room at the Barnstable County Complex, 3195 Main Street, […]

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AmeriCorps Cape Cod is hosting its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service on Monday, January 20th

AmeriCorps Cape Cod is hosting its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service on Monday, January 20th

By on January 10, 2020 in Department News, Recent News

AmeriCorps Cape Cod is hosting its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service on Monday, January 20th at Dennis-Yarmouth High School from 9AM-12PM.  This year’s day of service is for anyone looking for an opportunity to impact Cape Cod youth. We will be collecting and organizing arts and crafts supplies for the Nauset Youth Alliance […]

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HHW Collected Over 52 Lbs of Mercury in 2019

HHW Collected Over 52 Lbs of Mercury in 2019

By on January 9, 2020 in Department News, Recent News

Household Hazardous Waste 2019 Season collected over 52 lbs of mercury/Hg in 2019. Do you have mercury products in your home, such as: blood pressure cuffs, thermometers, thermostats, or elemental/liquid mercury? #FreeProgram Are you a business that collects mercury products, such as switches or thermostats? Call to find out about free collection programs: 800-319-2783 or visit […]

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Barnstable County Purchasing Department’s Latest Bid Opportunity

Barnstable County Purchasing Department’s Latest Bid Opportunity

By on January 8, 2020 in Department News, Recent News

Bid# 7899 – Leasing and Maintenance of Portable Toilets Barnstable County invites sealed bids for Leasing and Maintenance of Portable Toilets per Bid No. 7899. Bid specifications may be obtained as of Monday, January 6, 2020, on the Purchasing website at: http://purchasing.barnstablecounty.org Bids will be received at the Superior Court House, Office of the County Commissioners, Purchasing Department, […]

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Register for Backyard Horticulture

Register for Backyard Horticulture

BACKYARD HORTICULTURE 2020 January 6, 2020 – The holidays are over so what better way to spend the next 2 months but to enroll in this eight week long educational program (classes are held once a week), sponsored by the Master Gardener Association of Cape Cod.  This program is designed for the residential gardener and […]

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4-H Babysitting Course

4-H Babysitting Course

4-H Babysitting Course January 3, 2020 – Upcoming 4-H Babysitting Course:  These courses are for participants 11 or older.  Instructed by a 4-H Program Associate.  Pre-registration required and is first-come, first-serve.  See details below or visit http://bit.ly/4H_Babysitting   West Falmouth Public Library 575 West Falmouth Highway West Falmouth, MA  02574 Tuesday, February 18, 2020 & […]

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Sunday Journal Discussion with the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension

Sunday Journal Discussion with the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension

By on December 31, 2019 in Department News, Recent News

In this CapeCod.com Sunday Journal Discussion, Kari Parcell, Municipal Assistance Coordinator at Barnstable County Cape Cod Cooperative Extension, offers ways to be more environmentally friendly and discusses programs the county has this winter.

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Department of Human Services is Seeking Qualified Contractors to Implement YYA Community Needs Assessment Recommendations

Department of Human Services is Seeking Qualified Contractors to Implement YYA Community Needs Assessment Recommendations

By on December 27, 2019 in Department News, Recent News

Barnstable County Department of Human Services is seeking written quotes from qualified contractors to implement the recommendations identified in the September 9, 2019 Youth and Young Adults Experiencing Homelessness on Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket: A Community Needs Assessment  Additionally, the qualified contractor will work with Barnstable County and its partners to develop a training curriculum to […]

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