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Let’s Celebrate our County Government | Children’s Cove: The Cape and Islands Children’s Advocacy Center! 

Let’s Celebrate our County Government | Children’s Cove: The Cape and Islands Children’s Advocacy Center! 

By on April 22, 2021 in Recent News

It’s National County Government Month and that means it’s time to celebrate our county government and the services our departments offer. Learn more about how Children’s Cove supports our region. Learn about what the Children’s Cove: The Cape and Islands Children’s Advocacy Center  does from Jacob Stapledon, Community Engagement and Education Coordinator: Q: What is the […]

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Celebrate Earth Week & County Government Month with Cape Cod Cooperative Extension!

Celebrate Earth Week & County Government Month with Cape Cod Cooperative Extension!

By on April 20, 2021 in Recent News

Earth Week 2021 is upon us and it is no coincidence that this week we feature the work of the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension. You could say that it is Earth Day everyday at the Cooperative Extension since this department focuses on important initiatives that both protect and educate the public about Cape Cod’s natural […]

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Let’s Celebrate Our County Government: Barnstable County Purchasing Division

Let’s Celebrate Our County Government: Barnstable County Purchasing Division

By on April 16, 2021 in Misc, Recent News

It’s National County Government Month and that means it’s time to celebrate our county government and the services they offer. This spotlight is on Barnstable County’s Purchasing Division, so thank you for the amazing things you do for our county and our community. Learn more about the Purchasing Division below. Some Quick Background about the […]

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Read the Regional Substance Use Council (RSAC) monthly E-Newsletter

Read the Regional Substance Use Council (RSAC) monthly E-Newsletter

By on April 15, 2021 in Recent News

One of the many services Barnstable County offers is the Regional Substance Use Council (RSAC) monthly E-Newsletter. This newsletter provides information on substance use prevention, intervention, treatment, + recovery. Go to https://conta.cc/3uOTfDV

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SAVE THE DATE | 2021 Latex Paint Take-Back Day | August 7

SAVE THE DATE | 2021 Latex Paint Take-Back Day | August 7

By on April 15, 2021 in Recent News

Barnstable County residents looking to dispose of leftover latex paint are encouraged to take part in this special paint take-back day! WHEN: Saturday, August 7, 2021 – 9:00 AM – Noon WHERE: Tony Kent Area, 8 South Gage’s Way, Dennis Please note, hazardous materials are not accepted.  No dry or dirty paint.  Cape Cod Latex […]

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Annual Massachusetts Youth Count to be conducted between April 12th and May 24th

Annual Massachusetts Youth Count to be conducted between April 12th and May 24th

By on April 14, 2021 in Recent News

The Barnstable County Department of Human Services and its Youth and Young Adult Homelessness partners will be working with the Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless and the Massachusetts Commission on Unaccompanied Homeless Youth for the annual Massachusetts Youth Count. The Massachusetts Youth Count mobilizes youth, young adults, youth providers funded by the Executive Office of […]

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Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Information & Updates

Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Information & Updates

COVID-19 Important News and Updates FDA and CDC Lift Recommended Pause on Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine April 26, 2021 – Following a thorough safety review, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC) have determined that the recommended pause regarding the use of Janssen (Johnson & […]

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This month is National County Government Month

This month is National County Government Month

By on April 12, 2021 in Recent News

Counties are one of America’s oldest forms of government, dating back to 1634 when the first county governments (shires) were established in Virginia. The organization and structure of today’s 3,069 county governments are chartered under state constitutions or laws and are tailored to fit the needs and characteristics of states and local areas.  No two […]

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Barnstable County Cape Cod Cooperative Extension and AmeriCorps Cape Cod Announce WetFest

Barnstable County Cape Cod Cooperative Extension and AmeriCorps Cape Cod Announce WetFest

By on April 8, 2021 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

For Immediate Release A virtual education festival to teach 3-6th graders about water and how to protect the Cape’s aquifer April 8, 2021 (Barnstable County, MA) – WETFest, an environmental and water education workshop conducted annually at schools across Barnstable County by AmeriCorps Cape Cod and the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension, is going virtual! This […]

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Cape Cod Commission Announces COVID-19 Recovery and Resiliency Workshop Series

Cape Cod Commission Announces COVID-19 Recovery and Resiliency Workshop Series

By on April 8, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

Industry-specific strategies for addressing current challenges and planning for business continuity  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (April 8, 2021) – The Cape Cod Commission is pleased to present the second round of its COVID-19 Recovery and Resiliency Workshop Series, an initiative designed to support business owners who are navigating the economic impacts of the pandemic and planning for future resiliency. This round […]

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