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2015 Mercy Otis Warren Award Recipient Michelle DeSilva

2015 Mercy Otis Warren Award Recipient Michelle DeSilva

By on May 21, 2015 in Recent News

The Mercy Otis Warren Award recipient for 2015 is Michelle DeSilva of Cape Cod Cares for the Troops.  DeSilva has run the organization with her son, Dylan, since 2005.  The organization has sent over 21,000 care packages to troops in Afghanistan and Iraq since its creation in 2005. The Mercy Otis Warren Woman of the Year Award […]

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County Day of Recognition for National Service

County Day of Recognition for National Service

By on April 14, 2015 in Recent News

County Commissioner, Sheila Lyons, and County Administrator, Michael Brillhart, posed “Cape Cod Strong” with members and staff on April 7 during County Day of Recognition for National Service. Here they all are at a past AmeriCorps Week project site in Mashpee.   For more information about AmeriCorps Cape Cod, visit their website or visit the Massachusetts […]

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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 […]

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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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