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CCYP: How is COVID-19 Impacting Young Working Age Adults on Cape Cod?

By on April 23, 2020 in Articles
CCYP: How is COVID-19 Impacting Young Working Age Adults on Cape Cod?

WHAT: Cape Cod Young Professionals (CCYP) is asking working-age adults on Cape Cod to respond to a new COVID-19 Needs Survey. The survey takes less than 5 minutes to complete. At the end of the survey, participants will have the opportunity to enter a special drawing to win $100 cash from CCYP (one winner will be […]

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Are You Experiencing Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault or Stalking?

By on April 6, 2020 in Articles
Are You Experiencing Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault or Stalking?

Telephone assistance for 209A and 258E protective order applications and safety planning is available from Independence House SAFEPLAN advocates or staff attorney, Monday to Friday 9am-4pm (Spanish & Portuguese assistance available). How to receive assistance: Call 800-439-6507 x238 On the voicemail, speak your name slowly and leave your telephone number twice. An Independence House SAFEPLAN […]

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Taking Care of Your Mental Health in the Face of Uncertainty

By on April 6, 2020 in Articles
Taking Care of Your Mental Health in the Face of Uncertainty

Right now, many of us are worried about COVID-19 or Cornnavirus. We may feel helpless about what will happen or what we can do. When things feel uncertain or when we don’t generally feel safe, it’s normal to feel stressed. Stress can be a normal reaction, but sometimes it can also take a toll on […]

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Falmouth Service Center: HOW YOU CAN HELP?

By on March 23, 2020 in Articles
Falmouth Service Center: HOW YOU CAN HELP?

We are distributing food to our vulnerable neighbors. YOU can help us to meet the need by making a donation! www.falmouthservicecenter.org Other Ways to Help: Please check on your elderly neighbors & offer to pick up food for them Share this information – they are distributing food Monday – Friday, 10am – Noon Reach out […]

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Parent/Caregiver Guide to Helping Families Cope With the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

By on March 13, 2020 in Articles
Parent/Caregiver Guide to Helping Families Cope With the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

At this time, information about COVID-19 is rapidly evolving as new details are confirmed and new details are confirmed and new questions emerge. In the event of an outbreak in your community, as a perent/caregiver, your first concern is about how to protect and take care opf your children and family. Knowing important information about […]

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Talking to Kids About the Coronavirus: Kids worry more when they’re kept in the dark

By on March 13, 2020 in Articles
Talking to Kids About the Coronavirus: Kids worry more when they’re kept in the dark

News of the coronavirus COVID-19 is everywhere, from the front page of all the papers to the playground at school. Many parents are wondering how to bring up the epidemic in a way that will be reassuring and not make kids more worried than they already may be. Here is some advice from the experts […]

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Town of Falmouth Human Services Department Announces Two Request for Proposals for FY2021

By on February 13, 2020 in Articles

The Town of Falmouth, through the Human Services Department, announces two Request for Proposals for Fiscal Year 2021. The Town of Falmouth promotes quality projects, programs and services that provide a safety net for vulnerable citizens and address identified human service needs of its residents. To that end, the Town of Falmouth has identified Homelessness […]

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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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How Can We Help Kids With Transitions?

By on October 3, 2019 in Articles
How Can We Help Kids With Transitions?

With the right support, children can learn to change gears without whining and tantrums by: Katherine Martinelli Many children struggle with transitions, which are common triggers for behaviors that range from annoying (whining, stalling) to upsetting (tantrums and meltdowns). There are many ways parents and teachers can help kids have an easier time with transitions […]

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RISE Support Group

By on June 25, 2019 in Articles

RISE is a support group created to uplift and empower Mothers affected by Substance Use Disorders. Whatever your pathway to recovery, we believe in you and your ability to RISE. Wednesdays from 6-7pm at John Wesley United Methodist Church, 270 Gifford Street, Falmouth. Refreshments and childcare provided. Pre-registration required – Please call Cape Cod Children’s […]

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