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A Collaborative Journey Towards Affordable Housing Solutions

During the Board of Regional Commissioners’ meeting on October 25, 2023, the Barnstable County Department of Human Services and Barrett Planning Group presented an overview of the Shared Regional Housing […]

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May is Mental Health Awareness Month

This Mental Health Month, challenge yourself to examine your world and how it can affect your overall health. Look around, look within – from your neighborhood to genetics, many factors […]

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New Behavorial Health Help Line is Now Open to Receive Calls and Texts 24/7

DMH’s new Behavioral Health Help Line launched on January 3, 2023, making 24/7 help available across the state of Massachusetts in more than 200 languages. The MA Behavioral Health Help […]

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Housing to Protect Cape Cod | Official Launch and Summit

Be there at the Cape Codder Resort in Hyannis when local leaders, business owners and concerned citizens analyze the Cape’s housing crisis – and the new Housing to Protect Cape Cod coalition presents its […]

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Healthy Aging Cape Cod’s COVID-19 Pandemic Response to Older Adults on Cape Cod

“Emergency preparedness planning for and readiness of the County’s older adult population to withstand an emergency of prolonged duration is critical to the health and well-being of this cohort and […]

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Barnstable County Awarded Public Health Workforce Expansion Grant 

          The grant equips County to further support older residents during public health emergencies.  September 22, 2022 (Barnstable, MA) – Barnstable County is pleased to announce that the Department of Human Services […]

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