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”.

World AIDS Day Commemoration December 1, 2021

AIDS Support Group of Cape Cod, (ASGCC) is hosting a series of events at their offices across the Cape on Wednesday, December 1st.  An event to remember those we’ve lost to AIDS and support those living with HIV today. It is requested that attendees be vaccinated....

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Cape & Islands Food Access Resource Guide 11.22.21

Be sure to download our Cape & Islands Food Access Resource Guide! This publication is updated monthly by the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension and contains all the information you need for food accessibility. Download HERE.

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Do you need assistance with Medicare coverage?

The Medicare.gov Plan Finder is the best tool for reviewing and comparing health coverage choices in 2022. If you establish your own Medicare.gov account, you can customize your search, compare your choices, and make the best decision for your individual healthcare...

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NOTICE: SHINE Phone Calls Displaying as SPAM

Barnstable County SHINE has been made aware that outbound calls from our office are being flagged as SPAM on cell phones. If you are expecting a return call, and we do not reach you directly, SHINE will leave a voicemail for you with information on how to return our...

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AIDS Support Group of Cape Cod, (ASGCC) is hosting a series of events at their offices across the Cape on Wednesday, December 1st. An event to remember those we’ve lost to AIDS and support those living with HIV today. It is requested that attendees be vaccinated. Masks are requested to be worn during the vigil. FMI: loom.ly/dGOyMro#BarnstableCounty #WorkingForYou #CapeCod #AIDS ... See MoreSee Less
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🍁#BarnstableCounty wishes all residents and visitors a wonderful 🦃 Thanksgiving Day! 🍂 All County offices will be closed in observance of the holiday, Thursday, November 25, 2021.#grateful #thankful #workingforyou #capecod ... See MoreSee Less
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The Holiday Season is often an especially difficult time for LGBTQ Youth. This online resource is offered to help decrease isolation, family rejection, mental health risks & increase well-being. Thank you Family Acceptance Project lgbtqfamilyacceptance.org/#BarnstableCounty #WorkingForYou #CapeCod #LGBTQ ... See MoreSee Less
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Be sure to download our Cape & Islands Food Access Resource Guide! This publication is updated monthly and contains all the information you need for food accessibility. Download here: loom.ly/Eg01bqw#BarnstableCounty #WorkingForYou #CapeCod #Food ... See MoreSee Less
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#DYK about Falmouth Service Center's Holiday Program for Falmouth & Mashpee Families? Preregistration is required by December 7th. Please call the Falmouth Service Center at 508-548-2794. Toy distribution will take place on December 19th, 2021 from 8:30am-11:00am #BarnstableCounty #WorkingForYou #CapeCod ... See MoreSee Less
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ADA Resources

Compilation of County, State and Federal Aging and Disability Resources.

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