The rescheduled “Policy Summit: An Agenda for the Cape and Islands” will bring together community stakeholders, elected officials, business and non-profit leaders, and residents of Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard, and Nantucket to discuss the important issues facing the Cape and Islands District. Attendees will hear from Senator Cyr, and have the opportunity to choose between six working sessions on the following topics:
- RAISING A FAMILY on the Cape and Islands
- WORKING on the Cape and Islands
- LIVING on the Cape and Islands
- AGING on the Cape and Islands
- PRESERVING the Cape and Islands
- SERVING on the Cape and Islands
In each session, local leaders will facilitate an interactive conversation in small group discussions; all participants will have the opportunity to provide feedback on policy areas important to the Cape & Islands District. Senator Cyr will use information gleaned at the policy summit to further inform his policy priorities for the 2017-2018 legislative session.
Policy Summit: An Agenda for the Cape and Islands
Saturday, March 4, 2017
1:00 – 5:00 PM
Tilden Arts Center
2240 Iyannough Road
Barnstable, MA 02668
Barnstable County Health and Human Services Advisory Council helps prioritize public health issues for action by the County government. Health and Wellness, Housing and Homelessness, Behavioral Health, and Aging and Disability are the four main focus areas for Barnstable County’s Department of Human Services.