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For Immediate Release: What Parents Need to Know About Teens and Marijuana Use

For Immediate Release: What Parents Need to Know About Teens and Marijuana Use

By on March 1, 2018 in Press Releases, Recent News

For more information contact: Elizabeth Albert, Director 508‐375‐6626 balbert@barnstablecounty.org   What Parents Need to Know About Teens and Marijuana Use   March 1, 2018 – Barnstable County Department of Human Services recently released its sixth publication in a series of issue briefs related to substance use. “Marijuana Use and Parenting: What You Need to Know” […]

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For Immediate Release: Barnstable County Prepares for Powerful Ocean Storm

For Immediate Release: Barnstable County Prepares for Powerful Ocean Storm

By on March 1, 2018 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

Filed in Storm Press Releases by BCREPC PIO on March 1, 2018 Significant coastal flooding and beach erosion across eastern Massachusetts coast over at least 3 tide cycles from Friday through Saturday National Weather Service high-wind warning in effect from 10 a.m. Friday to 10 a.m. Saturday with wind gusts potentially at hurricane force Heavy […]

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For Immediate Release: Hanover Donates a Ladder Truck to Barnstable County Fire & Rescue Training Academy

For Immediate Release: Hanover Donates a Ladder Truck to Barnstable County Fire & Rescue Training Academy

Barnstable County Commissioner and Chairman Leo Cakounes (l) accepts the title to the donated ladder truck from Hanover acting Town Manager Tony Marino and Fire Chief Jeff Blanchard on Wednesday morning at the Barnstable County Fire & Rescue Training Academy. BARNSTABLE (MA) February 21, 2018 – The Town of Hanover has donated a 110-foot aerial ladder truck […]

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For Immediate Release: Public Meeting: What do you think would improve Eastham’s streets for bicyclists and pedestrians?

For Immediate Release: Public Meeting: What do you think would improve Eastham’s streets for bicyclists and pedestrians?

By on February 27, 2018 in Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 21, 2018 INFORMATION FROM THE CAPE COD COMMISSION BARNSTABLE COUNTY Media Contact: Lev Malakhoff, Senior Traffic Engineer lmalakhoff@capecodcommission.org 508-362-3828 http://www.capecodcommission.org/EasthamCompleteStreets PUBLIC LISTENING SESSION: Eastham Complete Streets WHEN: 4 p.m., February 28, 2018 WHERE: Eastham Public Library, 190 Samoset Road, Eastham, MA 02642 What do you think would improve Eastham’s streets […]

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Children’s Cove Features Senior Corps RSVP of Cape Cod and the Islands

Children’s Cove Features Senior Corps RSVP of Cape Cod and the Islands

By on February 14, 2018 in Department News, Misc, Recent News

Children’s Cove The Cape & Islands Child Advocacy Center was recently highlighted by the Senior Corps RSVP of Cape Cod and the Islands newsletter for its Volunteers in Service to America (VISTA) initiative. Recruiting Volunteers During FY18, the VISTA member has been responsible for expanding the Cove’s volunteer network by recruiting, training and managing new volunteers. […]

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2018 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Schedule

2018 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Schedule

Over 300k gallons of hazardous waste from over 4k residents was collected in 2017. This protects our unconfined, sole source aquifer, Barnstable County’s rare and unique drinking water source!

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For Immediate Release: Nominations Now Being Accepted

For Immediate Release: Nominations Now Being Accepted

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: February 1, 2018 SUBJECT: MERCY OTIS WARREN CAPE COD WOMAN OF THE YEAR COMMITTEE LAUNCHES 2018 CAMPAIGN FOR NOMINATIONS FOR 17TH ANNUAL AWARD CONTACT: The MOW Selection Committee at 508-362-4467 or email at mercyotiswarrencapecod@gmail.com or webpage at http://www.barnstablecounty.org(click on Mercy Otis Warren) The Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the […]

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For Immediate Release: Barnstable County AmeriCorps Cape Cod 2018-2019 Individual Placement Request for Proposal Release

For Immediate Release: Barnstable County AmeriCorps Cape Cod 2018-2019 Individual Placement Request for Proposal Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Andrew Platt, Program Specialist 508-375-6863 EMAIL: andrew.platt@barnstablecounty.org Barnstable County, MA – Barnstable County AmeriCorps Cape Cod is holding two Individual Placement Request for Proposal (RFP) release meetings for all organizations that are interested in applying for an Individual Placement for the 2018-2019 program year. The release meetings are scheduled for February […]

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AmeriCorps Cape Cod Hosts a Successful Day of Service on MLK Day

AmeriCorps Cape Cod Hosts a Successful Day of Service on MLK Day

By on January 16, 2018 in Events & Ceremonies, Recent News

In honor of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day, AmeriCorps Cape Cod successfully hosted its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service project on Monday, January 15th. The focus of the project was a Cape-wide food drive with collection bins set up previously at various grocery stores. The food was collected Monday and taken […]

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It’s Flu season. Have you gotten your flu shot yet?

It’s Flu season. Have you gotten your flu shot yet?

By on January 16, 2018 in Department News, Misc, Recent News

Flu Shots are Available on Tuesdays and Thursdays Flu season is in full force… but there is still time to get a flu vaccine. Here at the Barnstable County Public Health Nursing Division office, we have the flu vaccine available by appointment on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  Call us at 508-375-6617. Don’t Have Health Insurance? No Problem. […]

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