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Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Seeks Volunteer Members

The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission (BCHRAC) seeks candidates to fill vacancies beginning January 1, 2020. The (9) member volunteer BC-HRAC was recently re-structured under BC Ordinance 19-10 by the County’s Assembly of Delegates to promote equality and human rights throughout Barnstable County.

Responsibilities include attending HRAC meetings and assisting the Human Rights Coordinator in educating the public about Human Rights and the HRAC through community & educational projects.

Interested candidates need to be permanent residents of Barnstable County. Persons with varied language skills and diverse backgrounds strongly encouraged to apply. Please submit a letter of interest and resume/bio, by Email to , or Mail to: BC Human Rights Advisory Commission, HRAC Candidates, P.O. Box 427, Barnstable, MA 02630, or deliver in person to 3195 Main St.  Applications MUST be received no later than Thurs. October 10th, 2019 at 4:00 PM!!!

Interviews to be held the week of October 21st, 2019 for those selected.

For more information about the newly structured Human Rights Advisory Commission, please go to or contact our new Human Rights Coordinator, Deb Battles at (508) 375-6611 or

Contact: Deb Battles, Human Rights Coordinator
Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission at 508-375 6611