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Alert: Residents with Medical Alert Systems experiencing distruption to landline service in Orleans

Medical alert systems connect to the emergency monitoring center through either a landline or cellular phone line. During a storm, these medical alert systems will not work if there is disruption […]

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Barnstable County Commissioners Meeting at 10:00 AM | November 3, 2021

Barnstable County Commissioners Meeting on November 3, 2021  Every other week, the Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners hold a regular meeting to discuss important issues that impact our region.  […]

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Children’s Cove 19th Annual Champions for Children Conference was Virtual Success 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Information from: Stacy Gallagher, Director  Children’s Cove     The innovative multidisciplinary virtual conference had a record number of attendees   (Barnstable, MA) – November 2, 2021, Children’s Cove, the Cape […]

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How can we be better prepared for the next storm event?

 Now that the storm has passed us, let’s seriously talk about how we can all improve storm preparedness. Watch Chip Reilly, the County’s Emergency Preparedness Specialist, explain critical ways to […]

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Barnstable County Names Mandi Speakman Deputy Director of Department of Human Services   

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Information from: Barnstable County Department of Human Services Position will help advance initiatives in behavioral health, aging, and homelessness  November 1, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Department of Human Services is pleased […]

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BCREPC Continues to Address Community Needs as Power Restoration and Cleanup Efforts Progress

October 30, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC), comprised of state, county, and local officials, first responders, emergency managers, elected officials, and other regional partners, […]

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