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Category: Press Releases

Barnstable County, in Partnership with Provincetown, Truro, and Wellfleet Health Departments, Conducts Public Health Needs Assessment 

  MEDIA ADVISORY  Information from: Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment            Survey seeks to measure a variety of economic, health and social factors shaping year-round residents on the Outer Cape    […]

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AmeriCorps Cape Cod is accepting applications for Year 24  

Building leaders. Serving Cape Cod.  May 9, 2022 (Barnstable, MA) – Barnstable County’s AmeriCorps Cape Cod program has opened applications for member positions that would support our 24th year of service […]

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Drop-off Unwanted Medications at a Site near You

  April 28, 2022 (Barnstable, MA) – Barnstable County’s Hazardous Materials Program encourages community members to drop off expired, unused, or unwanted prescription medications on “National Take Back Day,” which […]

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Notice of Opportunity for Public Comment on Transportation Planning Document

Notice of Opportunity for Public Comment on Transportation Planning Documents Planning for the Future Transportation Needs of Cape Cod For Immediate Release (April 26, 2022) – The Cape Cod Metropolitan […]

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For Immediate Release: Barnstable County Releases Results of 2022 Annual Point in Time Homeless Count

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Information from Barnstable County Department of Human Services The Point in Time Count is a HUD-mandated activity for all Continuums of Care, a function of the Barnstable […]

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For Immediate Release: American Rescue Plan Act Advisory Committee Formed

A collaborative effort to establish funding priorities  April 15, 2022 (Barnstable, MA) – The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Advisory Committee, a group comprised of regional leaders, has begun meeting […]

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Barnstable County’s Barbara Dominic is Named Commonwealth Heroine by Massachusetts Commission on the Status of Women

April 15, 2022 (Barnstable, MA) – Barnstable County is pleased to announce that Barbara Dominic, Human Services Consultant to the Children’s Behavioral Health Working Group, was selected as a 2022 […]

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For Immediate Release: Cape Cod Commission launches Early Education and Childcare Needs Assessment 

Building the foundation for improved access to services   For Immediate Release: April 13, 2022 – Supported by $200,000 in state funding, the Cape Cod Commission (Commission) is collaborating with Barnstable County and […]

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Groundwater Guardians Urge Cape Codders to Prioritize Water Stewardship in New Podcast 

(April 7, 2022) – Barnstable, MA – The Cape Cod Groundwater Guardians, a small group of professionals serving with Barnstable County, are discussing rising concerns about water quality with an […]

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