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Cape Cod Substance Use Resource Guide

Cape Cod Substance Use Resource Guide

By on January 16, 2020 in Department News, Misc, Recent News

The Barnstable County Department of Human Services created a Cape Cod Substance Use Resource Guide to help you find services in our region. It is accessible at https://www.mychoicematters.net/find-help/resources Request print copies of this guide at humanservices@barnstablecounty.org

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Preparing for the January 2020 Cape & Islands Regional Network on Homelessness Point in Time Count

Preparing for the January 2020 Cape & Islands Regional Network on Homelessness Point in Time Count

The 2020 Cape and Islands Regional Network on Homelessness Point in Time count will start on the evening of Tuesday, January 28th and continue for 24 hours into Wednesday, January 29th. A training session for all volunteers will be as follows: WHEN: Thursday, January 23rd from 2:30PM to 4:00PM WHERE: Harborview Conference Room at the Barnstable County Complex, 3195 Main Street, […]

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Register for Backyard Horticulture

Register for Backyard Horticulture

BACKYARD HORTICULTURE 2020 January 6, 2020 – The holidays are over so what better way to spend the next 2 months but to enroll in this eight week long educational program (classes are held once a week), sponsored by the Master Gardener Association of Cape Cod.  This program is designed for the residential gardener and […]

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4-H Babysitting Course

4-H Babysitting Course

4-H Babysitting Course January 3, 2020 – Upcoming 4-H Babysitting Course:  These courses are for participants 11 or older.  Instructed by a 4-H Program Associate.  Pre-registration required and is first-come, first-serve.  See details below or visit http://bit.ly/4H_Babysitting   West Falmouth Public Library 575 West Falmouth Highway West Falmouth, MA  02574 Tuesday, February 18, 2020 & […]

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Holiday Lights Recycling at Cape Transfer Stations

Holiday Lights Recycling at Cape Transfer Stations

By on December 18, 2019 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Barnstable County Regional Government of Cape Cod Holiday Lights Recycling at Cape Transfer Stations Media Contacts: Kari Parcell,  Municipal Assistance Coordinator at the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension | 508-375-6974 | kari.parcell@barnstablecounty.org Barnstable, MA, December 18, 2019 AmeriCorps Cape Cod and the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension are organizing a holiday lights recycling drive in partnership with town […]

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Message from the  Veterans’ Bonus Division  Office of the Treasurer and Receiver  General of Massachusetts

Message from the Veterans’ Bonus Division Office of the Treasurer and Receiver General of Massachusetts

By on December 10, 2019 in Misc, Recent News

MESSAGE FROM VETERANS’ BONUS DIVISION OFFICE OF THE TREASURER AND RECEIVER GENERAL OF MASSACHUSETTS (617) 367-9333 Ext: 859 | Fax: (617) 227-1622 veteransbonus@tre.state.ma.us | mass.gov/treasury/veterans The following is a message from the Veterans’ Bonus Division Office of the Treasurer and Receiver General of Massachusetts Bonus payments are available for eligible veterans, service members, and their […]

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Cape Cod Healthcare Awards Barnstable County ‘Ask a Public Health Nurse Program’ $3K to Help Expand Services 

Cape Cod Healthcare Awards Barnstable County ‘Ask a Public Health Nurse Program’ $3K to Help Expand Services 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Barnstable County Regional Government of Cape Cod  Media Contacts:  Deirdre Arvidson, Public Health Nurse |508-375-6617|darvidson@barnstablecounty.org  Sonja Sheasley, Communications Coordinator|508-375-6896|Sonja.sheasley@barnstablecounty.org   Barnstable MA, November 26, 2019 – On behalf of the Department of Health and Environment, Barnstable County is pleased to announce that Cape Cod Healthcare has awarded the Public Health Nursing Division $3,000 for outreach to vulnerable and underserved populations […]

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Barnstable County Announces Sustainable Materials Recovery Program (SMRP) Funding Awarded to Cape Cod & the Islands

Barnstable County Announces Sustainable Materials Recovery Program (SMRP) Funding Awarded to Cape Cod & the Islands

Barnstable County Announces Sustainable Materials Recovery Program (SMRP) Funding Awarded to Cape Cod & the Islands $516K in grants awarded to 21 out of 23 towns across Cape Cod & the Islands to support recycling and waste disposal challenges Barnstable, MA, November 22, 2019 – Barnstable County is pleased to announce that the Cape and […]

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Barnstable County Hosts Hazardous Waste Roundtable

Barnstable County Hosts Hazardous Waste Roundtable

By on November 20, 2019 in Department News, Meetings, Misc, Recent News

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 – Barnstable County hosted a Hazardous Waste Roundtable in the Eastwing Conference room at the Barnstable County Complex.  Kalliope Chute, Hazardous Materials Environmental Specialist at the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension welcomed twenty-five representatives from municipalities across Cape Cod, MassDEP, and volunteer Hazardous Materials Collections workers.  They came together to discuss the […]

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Director of Human Services Beth Albert discusses social determinants of health in Duffy Health Center’s new podcast

Director of Human Services Beth Albert discusses social determinants of health in Duffy Health Center’s new podcast

By on November 15, 2019 in Department News, Misc, Recent News

In the debut episode of Health Matters: Cape Cod, hear from the Director of Barnstable County’s Department of Human Services, Beth Albert. She discusses the makeup of her department and the unique work that they do in Barnstable County. The conversation serves to educate about Social Determinants of Health and provide some context for upcoming episodes. Listen HERE. Read the […]

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