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Federal Funds Further Strengthen Children’s Cove

Federal Funds Further Strengthen Children’s Cove

By on October 29, 2018 in Department News, Misc, Recent News

Children’s Cove: The Cape & Islands Child Advocacy Center, received additional grant funding that strengthens its capacity to meet the increasing needs of victims of child sexual abuse, physical abuse, witness to domestic violence and commercial sexual exploitation (human trafficking). Federal funds from the Department of Justice: Victims of Crime Act (VOCA), awarded through the […]

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Cape Cod Communities Increase Momentum to Improve Water Quality

Cape Cod Communities Increase Momentum to Improve Water Quality

By on October 26, 2018 in Department News, Misc, Recent News

Written by: Alexandra Dunn, Regional Administrator | October 15, 2018 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, New England Region REPOSTED on www.barnstablecounty.org on October 26, 2018 This is an exciting time to be working to improve water quality on Cape Cod. The strong partnership between local communities, the Cape Cod Commission, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Barnstable County Sends Team to Assist Florida EOC After Hurricane Michael

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Barnstable County Sends Team to Assist Florida EOC After Hurricane Michael

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 15, 2018 Media Contact: Sonja Sheasley | Phone: 508-375-6896 | Email: sonja.sheasley@barnstablecounty.org Barnstable County Sends Team to Assist Florida’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC) After Hurricane Michael BARNSTABLE, MA – Members from the Barnstable County All Hazards Incident Management Team (BCAHIMT) will deploy on Monday, October 15th to assist with response and recovery […]

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Watch SCREENAGERS on October 18, 2018

Watch SCREENAGERS on October 18, 2018

By on October 10, 2018 in Department News, Misc, Recent News

The Cape Cod Cooperative Extension, Barnstable Recreation and Barnstable Youth Commission will co-host a FREE screening of SCREENAGERS on Thursday, October 18th at 7:00 PM at the Barnstable High School Performing Arts Center. About SCREENAGERS Growing Up in a Digital Age Are you watching kids scroll through life, with their rapid-fire thumbs and a six-second […]

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Flu Season is Coming!

Flu Season is Coming!

Influenza (flu) is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. It can cause mild to severe illness. Serious outcomes of flu infection can result in hospitalization or death. Some people, such as older people, young children, and people with certain health conditions, are at high risk for serious flu complications. The best way to […]

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SHINE Offers Presentations to Explain Medicare Coverage Options

SHINE Offers Presentations to Explain Medicare Coverage Options

By on September 28, 2018 in Department News, Misc, Recent News

  SHINE PROGRAM | MEDICARE OPEN ENROLLMENT PRESENTATIONS Medicare’s Part C (Medicare Advantage) and Part D (Medicare Prescription) Open Enrollment Period begins on October 15th and ends December 7th for 2019 plan choices. The Cape and Islands Regional SHINE (Serving the Health Insurance Needs of Everyone) Program is offering community presentations to explain Medicare coverage […]

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Year 20 AmeriCorps Cape Cod Members Take Pledge of Service

Year 20 AmeriCorps Cape Cod Members Take Pledge of Service

By on September 27, 2018 in Misc, Recent News

Yesterday 24 new AmeriCorps Cape Cod members took the pledge of service administered by AmeriCorps Cape Cod Program Coordinator Andrew Platt.  The event was attended by many of the service partners that the AmeriCorps Cape Cod members will serve over the course of the next 11 months. The members are a diverse group of trained adults […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Barnstable County Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Releases Video Series “Tickology”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Barnstable County Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Releases Video Series “Tickology”

Barnstable County Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Releases Video Series “Tickology” FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 25, 2018 Media Contact: Sonja Sheasley | Phone: 508-375-6896 | Email: sonja.sheasley@barnstablecounty.org BARNSTABLE (Sept. 25, 2018)—Barnstable County announced that the Barnstable County Cape Cod Cooperative Extension released its first digital video series, “Tickology,” premiering today on YouTube. Join Larry Dapsis, Entomologist […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – September 21, 2018 – Barnstable County AmeriCorps Cape Cod Welcomes 23 New Members

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – September 21, 2018 – Barnstable County AmeriCorps Cape Cod Welcomes 23 New Members

By on September 24, 2018 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – September 21, 2018 INFORMATION FROM BARNSTABLE COUNTY AMERICORPS CAPE COD Media Contact: Andrew Platt Barnstable County AmeriCorps Cape Cod (508) 375-6872 www.americorpscapecod.org BARNSTABLE COUNTY, MA – Barnstable County AmeriCorps Cape Cod will be holding a ceremony to welcome 23 new members on the front steps of the Superior Courthouse on Wednesday, […]

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Important Updates to Barnstable County Independence Day Event on September 27th

Important Updates to Barnstable County Independence Day Event on September 27th

By on September 19, 2018 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 19, 2018 Media Contact: Sonja Sheasley | Phone: 508-375-6896 | Email: sonja.sheasley@barnstablecounty.org Updates to Barnstable County Independence Day Event on September 27th BARNSTABLE COUNTY, MA – Additional events have been scheduled to coincide with the official recognition of the first annual Barnstable County Independence Day during the regular Barnstable County Commissioners’ […]

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