Department of Human Services
Barnstable County’s Department of Human Services plans, develops, and coordinates regional solutions to Cape Cod’s most pressing health and human service issues. We foster and support collaborative initiatives with data analysis, strategic planning, and investment of county, state and federal resources. Our current initiatives include convening key stakeholders to address substance use, homelessness, and chronic disease. In addition, we compile and disseminate regional human service information and resources. Our goal is to create a “Healthy Connected Cape Cod”.
Barnstable County Department of Human Services seeks a full-time Program Manager to manage the Continuum of Care program. Professional and technical work in planning and implementing grant-funded programs in accordance with County’s goals and state and federal...read more
It is the time of year to update the Barnstable County Department of Human Services’ comprehensive online directory of local health and human service agencies (www.bchumanservices.net/search). The directories have recently been improved by merging all our service...read more
The OneCape Summit on Cape Cod's water quality, housing, and infrastructure is a two-day event that will explore these priority issues with experts in each field, regional research results, local and state legislative and business leaders, and breakouts session....read more
On June 13, 2017, the Barnstable Partnership of the statewide Prevention and Wellness Trust Fund (PWTF) initiative was awarded a Certificate of Excellence by the Massachusett's Department of Public Health. The local partnership of five Cape Cod organizations is...read more
Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority (CCRTA) is hosting a presentation to announce several new transportation initiatives for Cape Cod. CCRTA's Administrator Tom Cahir will review the results of their year-long discovery tour with local councils on aging. Speakers...read more