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Resources for Everyone

Important Links

The Official Website of the Town of Barnstable

Provides critical basic baby needs to income eligible families.

Boys and Girls Club Mashpee

Cape Cod Adoption Network

Adoption network.

Cape Jobs Children's Place

Assistance for the family.

Cape Cod Council of Churches

Support for foster families.

Cape Cod Family Resource Center

Support for families.

Child and Family Services

Child and family services & mental health services.

Cape Cod Neighborhood Support Coalition

Family support & resources

Cape Cod WIC Program

Women, infant & children nutrition program.

Coordinated Family and Community Engagement

Parent education and family engagement

Family Continuity

Mental health family counseling.

Hope Kids Care

Care for children with complex medical conditions.

Martha's Vineyard Boys and Girls Club

Provides quality programs, education, and services.

Hyannis Youth & Community Center

Community youth center.

Mass Advocates for Children

Resources for education.

Mass Dept of Children & Families

Child abuse & neglect.

Mass Society for Prevention of Cruelty of Children-MSPCC

Protecting/promoting the rights & well-being of children and families.

Nantucket Family Resource Center

Support for families.

Nantucket Family Resource Center

Support for families.

Parent Information Network

Support for families with mental health needs.


Health, fitness, youth sports.

Cape Abilities

Empowering people with disabilities.

Cape Organization for the Rights of the Disabled CORD

Advancing independent living and the rights of individuals with disabilities.

Dukes County Committee for Disabled Affairs

Advocate on behalf of the disabled.

Kennedy Donovan Center - Cape Cod Community Services

Social services disabilities organization in Yarmouth, Massachusetts.

Cape Cod Hunger Network Martha’s Vineyard Disability Services

Mass Commission for the Blind

Providing employment opportunities & social rehabilitation increasing independence.

Mass Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Provides communication to consumers who are deaf and hard of hearing.

Mass Dept of Developmental Services DDS

Support for people with developmental disabilities.

A Safe Place, Inc (Nantucket)

CONNECT to End Violence (Martha’s Vineyard)

Independence House

Support groups, housing, advocacy.

Adult Community Education Martha's Vineyard

Cape Cod Community College

Career Opportunities- Cape & Islands Mass Hire

Unemployment assistance job search resources.

Cape Cod Times Needy Fund

Urgent financial assistance for basic human needs, food, heat, medicine.

Falmouth Service Center (Falmouth and Mashpee)

Financial assistance & food pantry.

Hands of Hope

Critical emergency assistance to low-income families.

Lombard Fund (Town of Barnstable residents only)

Town can help in case of emergency.

Lower Cape Outreach Council

Comprehensive assistance to people in need of support and self-sufficiency.

Mass Dept. of Transitional Assistance (DTA)

Assists low-income individuals to meet basic needs achieve self-sufficiency.

Bourne Friends Food Pantry

Cape Cod Hunger Network

Guide to cape food pantries

Faith Family Kitchen (Hyannis)

Free meals.

DTA Connect

Massachusetts SNAP application site.

Falmouth Service Center (Falmouth and Mashpee)

Food Pantry and other services.

Family Pantry - Harwich

Serving all Cape Cod towns.

First Baptist Church

Food pantry.

Hands of Hope Outreach Center of the Cape Cod Council of Churches

Food pantry.

Massachusetts Healthy Incentives (HIP)

SNAP buys healthy, local fruits and vegetables from HIP farm vendors.

Salvation Army Soup Kitchen (appt only)

Food pantry – helping individual basic needs.

St Francis Xavier Church

Food pantry.

US Dept. of Agriculture

Nutrition assistance and SNAP.

Yarmouth Food Pantry

Approved Break In Care Form

CCN Intake Packet

Confirmation of Provider

DTA Parent Certification Form

Employment Verification Form

Employment Verification Form - Self-Employment

End of Placement Form

Financial Assistance Agreement Form

Household Composition Form

Household Income Statement Form

Last Day of Employment - Employer

Last Day of Employment - Parent

Parent Contact Information

Parent Enrollment Confirmation Form

Parent Transportation Request Form

Residency Confirmation Form

Review Process

School Closure Only Form

Simple Lease

Special Need/Disability for Child

Special Need/Disability for Parent/Guardian

Special Need/Disability for Parent/Guardian Initial Cover Letter

Special Need/Disability for Parent/Guardian Renewal Cover Letter

Temporary Change Form

Translation Assistance Form

Cape and Island Self Reliance

Energy empower people heat and power coop.

Eversource Good Neighbor Energy Fund

Eastern Massachusetts assistance help paying utility bill.

Good Neighbor Energy Group

Connects people, to strengthen our community.

South Shore Community Action Council, Inc.

Fuel assistance for Cape Cod & Islands and South Eastern Massachusetts.

Barnstable County Human Services

Service directory.

Catholic Social Services

Provides basic and emergency support to families and individuals.

Citizens Guide to State Services

 Guide to state service.

Consumer Assistance Council of Cape Cod & the Islands

Consumer protection.

Dukes County Social Services

Support services.

Helping Our Women Inc. Provincetown- Outer Cape Providence to Eastham

Support for women with chronic or life-threatening conditions.

Martha’s Vineyard Community Services

Support services.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe

Mass Gov Services

Official Massachusetts website.

MASSCAP - Massachusetts Association of Community Action Agencies

 Connecting community action agencies – advocacy.

Massachusetts Council of Human Service Providers

Community based human services.

Salvation Army (by appt. only)

Helping individual basic needs.

Social Security Administration

Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head

We Can

Services for women.

Aids Action Committee

Health program.

Aids Support Group of Cape Cod

American Cancer Society

Boston Health Care

Community resource directory.

Cape Behavioral Health Care

Cape Cod Community Health Center (Mashpee, Bourne, Centerville)

Cape Cod Health Care

Health services – Cape Cod and Falmouth hospitals & urgent centers.

Covid Additional Resources

Health for city of Boston information updates.

Duffy Health Center

Services for homeless and those at risk of homelessness.

Fairwinds: Nantucket’s Counseling Center

Mental health services.

Family Continuity

Mental health family counseling.

Gosnold Cape Cod

Substance abuse care.

Harbor Community Health Center Hyannis

Healthcare Providers - Mass Care Link

Adult foster care – home care assistance.

Health Imperatives

Health safety.

Hope Health

Hospice care.

Island Health Care

Providing access to health care.

Martha’s Vineyard Hospital

MassHealth Choices

MassHealth plan enrollment.

Massachusetts Health Connector

Public health insurance (Health Connector and MassHealth).

Mass Dept of Mental Health

Mass Dept. of Public Health

Health services.

Nantucket Cottage Hospital

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill NAMI

Outer Cape Health (Wellfleet, Harwich)

Vineyard Health Care Access Program health services

Health services.


Visiting Nurse Association

Barnstable Housing Authority

Low-income subsidized housing.

Cape Cod Council of Churches

Homeless outreach.

Chatham Housing Authority

Low-income subsidized housing.

Dennis Housing Authority

Low-income subsidized housing.

Dukes County Homeless Prevention Services Martha’s Vineyard

Social services & housing.

Dukes County Regional Housing Authority

Eastham Housing Authority

Low-income subsidized housing

Habitat for Humanity

Helping families build.

Harwich Housing Authority

Low-income subsidized housing.

Harwich Ecumenical Council for Housing-HECH

Affordable housing emergency assistance.

Homeless Prevention Council

Social services & housing.

Housing Assistance Corp (HAC)

Housing assistance services.

Housing Nantucket

Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development

Safely and affordable housing resources.

Nantucket Housing Authority

Orleans Housing Authority

Low-income subsidized housing.

St Joseph Shelter

Homeless shelter for men and women.

Red Cross

Food & shelter in emergencies.

VinFen Homeless Outreach

Mental health & homeless.

Yarmouth Housing Authority

Low-income subsidized housing.

Cape Cod Cod Community College Hyannis Campus

Offers ESOL classes.

Catholic Social Services of Fall River

Helping immigrant families.

Immigration Assistance Center -IAC

New Bedford

Massachusetts Immigrant & Refugee Advocacy Coalition MIRA

Immigration advocacy.

Office for Refugees + Immigrants ORI

Support refugees & immigrants.

Protecting Immigrant Families

Immigrant resources.

U.S Immigration and Citizenship Services (USICS)

Official web site.

Attorney General’s Office

 Legal services & consumer services.

Cape Mediation Services

Conflict resolution services.

Disability Law Center

Legal help.

Immigration Assistance Center IAC

Immigration help.

Mass Legal Assistance Corp

Legal help.

Mass Legal Help

Legal rights information.

Mass Legal Services

Legal aid.

South Coastal Counties Legal Services Inc.

Legal help includes Cape Cod & Islands.

Dukes County Veterans Services

Supporting veterans.

Military Family Outreach Cape Cod

Supporting families of service members.

Veterans Benefits

Veterans’ assistance.

Council On Aging Barnstable

Council On Aging Bourne

Council on Aging Brewster

Council on Aging Chatham

Council on Aging Harwich

Council On Aging Orleans

Elder Services of Cape Cod and the Islands

Central information source for older adults.

Martha’s Vineyards Center for Living

Elderly services.

Emerald House Thrift Shop

First Baptist Church

Goodwill Thrift Store

Salvation Army Thrift Shop Clothing

Thrift and donate.

St Vincent DePaul Thrift Shop

St Vincent DePaul Thrift Shop

Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority

Bus -dial a ride.

Nantucket Regional Transit Authority