Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Seeks New Volunteer Members

Seeks to fill vacancies beginning January 1, 2020...

The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission (BCHRAC) seeks candidates to fill vacancies beginning January 1, 2020. The (9) member volunteer BC-HRAC was recently re-structured under BC Ordinance 19-10 by the County’s Assembly of Delegates to promote equality and human rights throughout Barnstable County.

Responsibilities include attending HRAC meetings and assisting the Human Rights Coordinator in educating the public about Human Rights and the HRAC through community & educational projects.

Interested candidates need to be permanent residents of Barnstable County. Persons with varied language skills and diverse backgrounds strongly encouraged to apply!   Please submit a letter of interest and resume/bio, by Email to [email protected] , or Mail to: BC Human Services Dept, HRAC Candidates, P.O. Box 427, Barnstable, MA 02630, or deliver in person to 3195 Main St.  Applications MUST be received no later than Thurs. October 10th, 2019 at 4:00 PM!!! 

Interviews to be held the week of October 21st, 2019 for those selected. 

For more information about the newly structured Human Rights Advisory Commission, please go to or contact our new Human Rights Coordinator, Deb Battles at (508) 375-6611 or [email protected]. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on