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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Dads Talk - Virtual Format

Dads Talk April 15th 2021

Are you a Dad looking for peer support around fathering?  Are you a Grandfather or Uncle who is raising or helping to raise children?  Connect with others and chat about parenting (or whatever is on your mind).  You are welcome ...

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Human Services
Posted on: April 6, 2021

Looking to enter the healthcare field? Considering vocational training?

Are you hoping to enter the healthcare field_

Looking to enter the healthcare field?  Considering vocational training?  Ask about partial financial assistance for qualifying Falmouth Residents!  Applicants must be Falmouth residents age 25+, clients of Falmouth Service Cent...

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Human Services
Posted on: March 18, 2021

Common Thread: a virtual drop-in support group for those who use stimulants

2021 - Common Threads v4

Aids Support Group of Cape Cod's Common Thread is a free and confidential virtual drop-in support group based on the harm reduction model for those who use stimulants.  Attendees define their own recovery and abstinence is not a requirem...

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Human Services
Posted on: March 8, 2021

Behavioral Health and Human Service Providers Survey

Take Survey

Town of Falmouth Human Services Department, in partnership with the Human Services Committee,  is conducting a brief survey and your input would be appreciated.  The link to the survey is below, or take a picture of the QR code with your...

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Human Services
Posted on: March 3, 2021

Addressing Loneliness in Teens

families for depression awareness

How is isolation caused by the pandemic impacting our teens today?  In this interview, Families for Depression Awareness Intern Karla Mendoza speaks with volunteers Kurt and Anisa to explore this topic.  Kurt and Anisa normalize the feel...

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Families for Depression Awareness Video Human Services
Posted on: February 19, 2021

Keeping Kids Engaged in Remote Learning

Child Mind Institute

At this point, many kids have been doing remote or hybrid learning for the better part of a year.  As parents, it's easy to feel like we should have this down by now.  But if your child is refusing to log into online classes or ...

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Child Mind Institute: Keeping Kids Engaged Human Services
Posted on: February 16, 2021

COVID-19 Resources

COVID Resources

The Town of Falmouth's Human Services Department continues to be available to support Falmouth residents impacted by the COVID-19 crisis.  If you need assistance navigating resources, have questions about basic needs, or are in need of m...

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Human Services
Posted on: December 2, 2020

Apply Today: Cape-Wide Rent & Mortgage Assistance

November 18 rental assistance flyer

Having trouble paying your rent or mortgage because of COVID? Don’t wait for COVID eviction moratorium to end! 100% online and confidential application through Housing Assistance Corp.

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Human Services
Posted on: August 5, 2020

New MassSupport Website Offers COVID-19 Specific Resources & Services

Mass Support

The new MassSupport Network website is now available, offering COVID-19 specific resources and services for people of all ages living in Massachusetts.MassSupport includes information on crisis counselors who are able to listen to personal stories and con...

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Human Services
Posted on: June 10, 2020

Understanding Brain Fog During COVID-19

Many of us have been feeling brain fog during COVID-19. Cognitive load theory is one way of understanding why and what we can do about it. Riverside Trauma Center’s Clinical Director Joanna Bridger guides us through learning and remembering info...

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Human Services
Posted on: May 25, 2020

Coronavirus…When Staying at Home Is Not Your Safest Place!

Staying at home is the healthiest and safest course of action to stop the spread of COVID-19.But for victims of domestic and sexual violence, home may be the most unsafe place.Reports during this pandemic have confirmed that domestic violence victims are ...

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Human Services