The Barnstable County Department of Human Services coordinates the Regional Network on Homelessness and administers grant funded programs of regional impact.

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Take our Survey to Help Inform the Barnstable County HOME-ARP Allocation Plan

Under the federal program, the HOME-ARP program, Barnstable County is eligible to receive $1,556,508 to strengthen efforts to prevent and end homelessness on Cape Cod. Please take our 15-minute survey, […]

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Submission to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

As required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, the Cape & Islands Regional Network on Homelessness is publicly posting the following documents prior to submission to HUD: […]

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Community Engagement Plan for HOME American Rescue Plan Program Now Available

Barnstable County Human Services, in conjunction with Barrett Planning Group LLC, is pleased to share a Community Engagement Plan for the HOME American Rescue Plan (HOME-ARP) Program, available on the HOME-ARP project webpage at […]

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The Cape & Islands Continuum of Care (CoC) is Now Accepting New and Renewal Project Applications

UPDATE: The Cape Cod and Islands Continuum of Care (CoC) Request for Proposals (RFP) has been amended to include revised HUD funding resources and project scoring methodology.  Please click on […]

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Housing Assistance Corporation’s New THRIVE Program Provides Housing Subsidies for Childcare Workers

Here is some great news for our community! Have you heard about the new THRIVE program created by Housing Assistance Corporation to address housing affordability? The program provides housing subsidies […]

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Your struggle is real | Help is available | Find the resources you need

Youth Homelessness Awareness – If you are struggling to find a safe place to stay, you are not alone. Visit or call 211 today for help.  Please click image for video. […]

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