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”.

Good Grief Cape Cod, Support Group for Grieving Families

Good Grief Cape Cod is a local organization dedicated to working with children and families who have suffered a death-related loss, supporting them through this grief. Addressing grief and trauma early on can support healthier coping mechanisms which can lead to less...

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September Edition of RSAC Newsletter

In this Barnstable County Department of Human Services RSAC monthly newsletter, you’ll find several important community announcements, events and trainings, resources and more. View newsletter HERE.

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U.S. Supreme Court Reverses CDC’s Eviction Moratorium

For Immediate Release Friday, August 27, 2021 With Nearly $4.3 Million in Rental Assistance Awarded to Date, Housing Assistance Stands Ready to Support Households Facing Eviction Supreme Court decision could jeopardize housing for residents of Cape Cod and the Islands...

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#DYK Town of Yarmouth and Yarmouth Substance Awareness Committee are hosting a Substance Use Speaker Series in September? Details here: loom.ly/byvrDLw #RecoveryMonth #BarnstableCounty #WorkingForYou #capecod ... See MoreSee Less
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In this month's Regional Substance Use Council newsletter you'll find many resources as well as events supporting #recovery #substanceuse #suicide #mindfulness More here: loom.ly/dNJTWJQ#BarnstableCounty #WorkingForYou #capecod ... See MoreSee Less
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#BarnstableCounty welcomes Kate Lena, Substance Use Prevention Program Manager at the Dept. of Human Services. Read more at loom.ly/VjiJHrY ... See MoreSee Less
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📰 ICYMI #BarnstableCounty Department of Human Services bi-weekly newsletter filled with important community announcements, events, and training. Go to> conta.cc/3AbL8ol #workingforyou #capecod ... See MoreSee Less
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#nowisthetime Review your Medicare coverage! By September 30th, each Medicare beneficiary should have received an Annual Notice of Coverage which included important information regarding Medicare costs & benefits. Click link for INFO.loom.ly/NlFGQ0A #barnstablecounty #workingforyou #capecod #medicare #healthinsurance #shineprogram ... See MoreSee Less
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Compilation of County, State and Federal Aging and Disability Resources.

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