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Program for Pregnant and Parenting Women Struggling with Opioid Use

By on April 9, 2019 in Articles
Program for Pregnant and Parenting Women Struggling with Opioid Use

The Moms Do Care (MDC) program supports women who are pregnant or parenting a child age 36 months or under. Participants are candidates if they present with a history of opioid use disorder, either current or in remission. Services are provide for moms by moms who have walked this path during their own pregnancy. This […]

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SERVICES AND SUPPORT for Unaccompanied Homeless Youth and Young Adults

By on April 4, 2019 in Articles
SERVICES AND SUPPORT for Unaccompanied Homeless Youth and Young Adults

Services are targeted to Cape and Island unaccompanied youth and young adults (24 and under) who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. Services available are: Assessment for services; Flexible funds to prevent homelessness; Individualized case management; Planning for housing stability. Intake for assessment and access to services are available through these community partners: CHAMP […]

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How to RECOGNIZE an Opioid Overdose/How to RESPOND to an Overdose

How to RECOGNIZE an Opioid Overdose/How to RESPOND to an Overdose

How to RECOGNIZE an Opioid Overdose: Not responsive Lips and fingertips may be blue Snoring or gurgle noise whild nodding out Vomiting Can’t be woken up How to RESPOND to an Overdose (You can keep a person alive by following thse steps): Call 911 Try to wake person up (Rub the middle of their chest […]

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Quick Tips to Lower Your Child’s or Teen’s Anxiety

Quick Tips to Lower Your Child’s or Teen’s Anxiety

Giving your child or teen the gift of less stress and worrying! Anziety is one of the biggest emotional health challenges facing our children and teens. It can destroy their self-esteem, reduce joy, and interfere with, or even sabotage, them from taking healthy risks in life. Being a calming, skilled, and steadying influence to help […]

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FREE Immigration Legal Services and Citizenship Information in Falmouth

By on March 7, 2019 in Articles with 0 Comments
FREE Immigration Legal Services and Citizenship Information in Falmouth

CACCI will be offering free immigration services on Fridays from 9am to 2pm or by appointment at the Falmouth Human Services Office located at 65A Town Hall Square, Falmouth. CITIZENSHIP assisting low income DOCUMENTED immigrants to obtain citizenship by providing free citizenship classes, assisting in preparing for the citizenship exams and in filling out naturalization […]

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Barnstable County urges awareness of danger of e-cigarettes to youth

Barnstable County urges awareness of danger of e-cigarettes to youth

The Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment strongly urges the citizens of Barnstable County to be aware of the dangers of e-cigarette use by children and young people.  A surge in vaping is giving rise to nicotine addiction in youth. The US Surgeon General has issued and advisory describing the use of e-cigarettes by […]

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Take CCYP Survey! Learn about Special Benefits for Falmouth Residents and Businesses!

Take CCYP Survey! Learn about Special Benefits for Falmouth Residents and Businesses!

About Cape Cod Young Professionals (CCYP) in Falmouth For the 2018-19 year, CCYP is a proud recipient of grant funding through the Town of Falmouth’s Human Services Fund.  The “CCYP in Falmouth” project seeks to stem the out-migration of young workers from Falmouth by providing increased opportunities for connection, community engagement, and career advancement.  Through […]

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LOCAL SPOTLIGHT: WellStrong

LOCAL SPOTLIGHT: WellStrong

WellStrong’s mission is to create safe, supportive communities of people in recovery from substance use disorder through fitness and meditation. They strive to offer a source of strength, inspiration and hope for a fulfilling life in recovery by offering active and mindful activities among a group of peers, that are available to anyone committed to […]

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Alzheimer’s Family Support Center: Created by caregivers for caregivers

By on June 5, 2018 in Articles
Alzheimer’s Family Support Center: Created by caregivers for caregivers

The Alzheimer’s Family Support Center of Cape Cod provides an array of free supportive services to families and individuals living with Alzheimer’s or other dementia-related diseases.  Services include: Support Groups Ongoing Phone Support Individual and Family Meetings and Supportive Counseling Personalized Care Planning and Consultation Insurance Consultation Community Education and Information Memory Screenings Entry to […]

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Bullying: It’s against the law!

Bullying: It’s against the law!

Barnstable County Human Rights Commission put together some information for parents and kids on what is bullying?  How to recognize bullying?  What you can do? And who can help?  Bullying: It’s against the law! Warning signs of bullying As a parent, you know your child best.  Be wary if your child: comes home with torn, […]

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