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National Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day – Interfaith Candlelight Service

By on December 3, 2019 in Events
National Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day – Interfaith Candlelight Service

To honor those we have lost this past year while homeless. Saturday, December 21st at 6 p.m. at First Congregational Church of Falmouth, 68 Main Street. Reception following in Fellowship Hall. Free will donations welcomed. The community is invited to sleep out in tents that night on Saint Barnabas Church lawn to experience homelessness. Sponsored […]

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Grief After an Overdose Death: Educational Film & Community Forum

By on November 26, 2019 in Events
Grief After an Overdose Death: Educational Film & Community Forum

The Community Forum is an opportunity for the public to learn about the experience of grief after a loved one dies from an overdose. A new educational film will be shown, titled Among the Many: Wisdom, Companionship, and Hope forThose Who Have Lost a Loved One to Drug Overdose. After the film, there will be […]

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Vaping Toolkit: Let’s clear the air about vaping.

By on November 21, 2019 in Articles
Vaping Toolkit: Let’s clear the air about vaping.

Learn what vaping is and important facts to help you know how to keep youth healthy. Parents, caregivers, and youth-serving organizations play a vital role in delaying and preventing youth using e-cigarettes and vapes. The resources provided in the Tool Kit offer education and ways to address the issue. The topic of youth vaping is […]

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Hospice and Late Alzheimer’s Disease: What to look for, when to call, and what to do, Monday 12/9/19

By on November 20, 2019 in Events
Hospice and Late Alzheimer’s Disease: What to look for, when to call, and what to do, Monday 12/9/19

Alzheimer’s disease can be challenging at every stage, but none more so than as in later stages of decline. Join the Alzheimer’s Family Support Center and Broad Reach Hospice for a conversation about caring for someone in late-stage Alzheimer’s disease. This program is free and open to the public. Monday, December 9, 2019 from 1:30 […]

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How Anxiety Leads to Disruptive Behavior

By on November 13, 2019 in Events

Kids who seem oppositional are often severely anxious. A 10-year-old boy named James has an outburst in school. Upset by something a classmate says to him, he pushes the other boy, and a shoving-match ensues. When the teacher steps in to break it up, James goes ballistic, throwing papers and books around the classroom and […]

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Thanksgiving Basket Sign-up at Falmouth Service Center until November 22nd.

By on November 12, 2019 in Events
Thanksgiving Basket Sign-up at Falmouth Service Center until November 22nd.

If you are interested in signing-up your family for Thanksgiving, please note the following requirements: Thanksgiving Basket sign-ups are ongoing and will end on Friday, November 22nd. FSC’s Thanksgiving Basket Distribution Days are Monday, November 25th and Tuesday, November 26th. To register your family for the holiday programs, you must be a client of the […]

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Arts & Ideas

By on October 24, 2019 in Events
Arts & Ideas

Join the Alzheimer’s Family Support Center for a different creative offering every first Monday of the month, for people with cognitive loss and their caregivers. Programs are free and open to the community. First Monday of Every month, 10:30am – Noon at the Cotuit Center for the Arts, 4404 Falmouth Road, Cotuit. Monday, November 4th: […]

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Webinar and Discussion on Recognizing and Managing Teen Anxiety, October 21st

By on October 16, 2019 in Events
Webinar and Discussion on Recognizing and Managing Teen Anxiety, October 21st

Webinar on teen anxiety to be held on Monday, October 21st from 6:30-8pm at the Falmouth High School Library, 874 Gifford Street, Falmouth. Learn how to recognize signs of an anxiety disorder; practice youth-friendly anxiety management skills; encourage teens to be a part of choosing treatment options. This webinar is for parents, guardians, youth workers, […]

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VNA Hospice Bereavement Group

By on October 16, 2019 in Reoccurring Events

Visiting Nurse Association of Cape Cod’s bereavement support groups provide a positive, nurturing, confidential setting to learn ways to manage and cope with loss. Groups are facilitated by experienced bereavement professionals and are FREE of Charge. Open Bereavement Support Groups: These groups are open to anyone who has experienced the death of a loved one. […]

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Independence House Survivor Support Group in Falmouth

By on October 3, 2019 in Reoccurring Events
Independence House Survivor Support Group in Falmouth

Independence House, Inc., Cape Cod’s leading resource, counseling and advocacy center to address and prevent domestic and sexual violence is promoting safe and healthy relationships Survivor Support Group in Falmouth. This group provides a safe space for adult women who have been afffected by domestic or sexual violence at any age. The group combines creative […]

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