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Community Tips, COVID-19, Food and Shelter Food Access & Resources

Food Access & Resources

See this Food Access Resources list, which we update regularly. Apply for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Benefits DTA (Department of Transitional Assistance) has partnered with local organizations to assistance in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program/SNAP applications. Visit their website to start your online application here  or contact Harbor Health (information below – if you need assistance […]

11/16/20 at 11:44 am     1637
Community Tips, Food and Shelter, Uncategorized, Uncategorized COVID-19 Two Drive-Thru Food Distribution Locations for November & December – Orleans & West Barnstable

Two Drive-Thru Food Distribution Locations for November & December – Orleans & West Barnstable

The U.S. Farmers to Families Food Box program is now available at two locations: Orleans – The old Cape Cod 5 headquarters, 19 West Road, Orleans, MA West Barnstable – Cape Cod Community College, 2040 Iyannough Road, West Barnstable, MA To reserve your box of food, you must register online by clicking this link:  www.mmsfi.org  […]

11/16/20 at 11:44 am     54
Community Tips, COVID-19, Food and Shelter, Uncategorized COVID-19 Supporting and Preserving our Seafood Industry During COVID-19

Supporting and Preserving our Seafood Industry During COVID-19

A MESSAGE FROM CAPE COD COOPERATIVE EXTENSION: Our local fishermen, seafood harvesters, and shellfish farmers have been feeding out communities for centuries. The COVID-19 pandemic is showing us how essential our local food producers are in a time of crisis. Since most seafood is consumed through restaurants, local fish businesses are facing a challenging time. […]

5/1/20 at 11:38 am     328
Community Tips, COVID-19 Press Releases, Food and Shelter, Older Adults and Senior Assistance Free Grocery Delivery Service Launches for Barnstable County Seniors and Residents at Higher Risk

Free Grocery Delivery Service Launches for Barnstable County Seniors and Residents at Higher Risk

Free Grocery Delivery Service Launches for Barnstable County Seniors and Residents at Higher Risk The Cape Cod Medical Reserve Corps’ Delivery Service​ will help people who should stay home receive groceries and critical household goods. (Barnstable, MA., April 29, 2020) – The Cape Cod Medical Reserve Corps (MRC), in service to the Barnstable County Incident Command COVID-19 […]

4/29/20 at 4:49 pm     287
Community Tips, COVID-19, Food and Shelter Housing Assistance Resources

Housing Assistance Resources

Housing Assistance Corporation (HAC) is available to assist anyone who may need help with housing during the COVID-19 crisis. Contact them directly via phone at (508)771-5400 or www.haconcapecod.org. Community Development Partnership (CDP) in Eastham offers assistance and guidance in securing housing, from rentals to home ownership. Click here for their website. Lower Cape Outreach offers financial assistance for […]

4/22/20 at 2:10 pm     270
Community Tips, COVID-19, Food and Shelter, Schools Free Student Meal Services and Pickup Sites

Free Student Meal Services and Pickup Sites

View a list of free student meal services and pickup sites.

4/22/20 at 11:28 am     302
Community Tips, Food and Shelter Latest Local Grocery Store Hours & Information

Latest Local Grocery Store Hours & Information

View a list of the latest local grocery store hours and information.

4/19/20 at 11:51 pm     414
Community Tips, Food and Shelter, Newsroom Access to Locally-Grown Food During COVID-19

Access to Locally-Grown Food During COVID-19

The BFBL community is preparing for the season and adapting to unique challenges. As local growers and producers continue to put plans into place we will expand this list. We hope this information will help connect you to local food and products and give you an opportunity to support local businesses as they continue their […]

4/1/20 at 6:38 pm     951