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Barnstable County Human Services Sponsors Aging & Disability Series

Barnstable County Human Services Sponsors Aging & Disability Series

The Barnstable County Department of Human Services is proud to sponsor the upcoming 2015 Gerontology Intensive Series created by the Workforce Education Resource Center (WERC) at Cape Cod Community College.   This interdisciplinary workshop series is for service providers who currently work or would like to work with older adults. Learn a focused, practical approach to understanding, assessing, […]

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Barnstable County Complex 2PM EARLY CLOSING Feb 9th

Barnstable County Complex 2PM EARLY CLOSING Feb 9th

By on February 9, 2015 in Recent News

Barnstable County complex and all County offices will be closing early due to “ongoing weather and hazardous driving conditions”.  This is consistent with the Massachusetts Trial Court closure.  Barnstable County Complex and all County offices Offices will be closing at 2pm today, February 9th. Please take caution when driving on bridges and overpasses.  Be safe […]

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County Administrator Search Committee

County Administrator Search Committee

By on January 23, 2015 in Recent News

Serve your Community… Barnstable County Government is looking for citizens who are willing to voluntarily serve on the County Administrator Search Committee. The purpose of this Committee is to assist in recommending viable candidates to the Board of County Commissioners as part of the full-time County Administrator recruitment process. If you are interested in being […]

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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 […]

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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

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Barnstable County FY2014 Annual Report Hits the Stands!

Barnstable County FY2014 Annual Report Hits the Stands!

By on November 19, 2014 in Misc, Recent News

The County Commissioners are proud to announce the Barnstable County FY14 Annual Report is now available online and in print! The report presents the Fiscal Year 2014 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 […]

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Human Services Brings 1st Behavioral Health Portal Barnstable County!

Human Services Brings 1st Behavioral Health Portal Barnstable County!

By on October 9, 2014 in Department News, Recent News

Barnstable County Human Services launched the Behavioral Health Website and Service Directory in late September, making Barnstable County the first County in Massachusetts to offer this web-based tool to citizens.  The Behavioral Health Website and Service Directory connects people in need with local agencies in addition to serving as an online reference and community to […]

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Commissioners Welcome New AmeriCorps Members & Plant 15 Year Celebration Tree

Commissioners Welcome New AmeriCorps Members & Plant 15 Year Celebration Tree

Barnstable County, the Resource Development Office and AmeriCorps Cape Cod’s Together We Grow 15 Years |15 Towns | 15 Trees anniversary celebration project came to the County campus on Wednesday, during the new Year 16 AmeriCorps Pledge Ceremony, where the new members are sworn in by the County Commissioners.   As part of their 15 year celebration, Barnstable […]

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Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Turns 100 Years Old!

Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Turns 100 Years Old!

By on September 2, 2014 in Department News, Recent News

Barnstable County’s Cape Cod Cooperative Extension turns 100 years old this September and the department has been using this anniversary as the perfect platform to show off their programs & services in a big, FANSTASTIC way!!  The always progressive department has released a professional video they had produced to highlight the programs and services of […]

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Bicycle Safety at the Seashore

Bicycle Safety at the Seashore

By on July 24, 2014 in Misc, Recent News

Cape Cod National Seashore’s Bicycle Safety Committee presents: Bicycle Safety at the Seashore In an effort to reduce incidence and severity of bike accidents at Cape Cod National Seashore, the Bicycle Safety Committee will host its fifth annual “Bicycle Safety at the Seashore” event on Thursday, July 24, from 9 to 12 noon, at Province […]

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