Barnstable County
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”.

Candlelight Overdose Vigil – September 24, 2016

Candlelight Overdose Vigil – September 24, 2016

Parents Supporting Parents Cape Cod, The Open Doorways of Cape Cod, Inc. and the AIDS Support Group of Cape Cod are presenting an event to support families and individuals dealing with addiction. Barnstable County has the highest death rate by overdose in... read more
New Substance Use Issue Briefs Published

New Substance Use Issue Briefs Published

The Barnstable County Department of Human Services is producing a series of issue briefs for the Barnstable County Regional Substance Abuse Council (RSAC) that present factual information on an array of topics related to substance use.  Links to recently published... read more
LESS THAN ONE MONTH AWAY: Open Enrollment for Medicare Changes

LESS THAN ONE MONTH AWAY: Open Enrollment for Medicare Changes

SHINE volunteers are ready to help you review your Medicare options during the Medicare’s Part C (Medicare Advantage Plan) and Part D (Prescription Drug Plan) Annual Open Enrollment (October 15, 2016 – December 7, 2016).  During the Annual Open Enrollment, you will... read more

CoC FY 16 Application and Priority Listing

2016-09-12 13:09:36 The following documents are the complete Continuum of Care Application for FY 16 including the Priority List FY 2016. MA-503 CoC Application FY 16  MA-503 Priority Listing FY... read more

CoC FY 16 Reallocation and Project Scoring – Public Posting

2016-09-12 11:22:51 The following documents provide information about the CoC FY 16 process for reallocation and project review and scoring and are required by HUD to be publically posted. MA-503 Review Minutes New Project Scoring FY2016  MA-503 CoC Reallocation... read more

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