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Brewster Cumulative Cases: 540 (110 in long-term care facilities)
Please note - # of cases may differ from state or county totals based on data collection methods. Long term care facility data reported to the state database includes all residents and staff tested at the facility. Brewster totals only include residents and staff that reside in Brewster. Click here for a chart of cases by date.

The Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment offers a helpline for COVID related questions, Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm, at 1-774-330-3001. 

Housing Assistance Corporation Announces 100% Online Application For Rental And Mortgage Assistance

There are 15 towns on the Cape, but just one local housing assistance agency that serves them all. Apply online: One form, many assistance programs Housing Assistance is ready to help. Our standard rental assistance application is 100% online and serves the entire Cape. All of our rental and mortgage assistance programs are accessed with just one secure, online application. This includes state, federal and privately funded programs such as:

  • RAFT (Residential Assistance for Families in Transition)
  • ERMA (Emergency Rental and Mortgage Assistance)
  • Our private homeless prevention programs and funding
  • Our new Workforce Housing Relief Fund

We are committed to keeping our community safely housed. Part of this means rapid access to rental and mortgage assistance. Our staff is trained to work remotely with clients to determine the programs that are the best fit for their particular situation, or to help clients navigate systems that are already in place. If you or someone you know needs help with their rent or mortgage, please tell them to contact Housing Assistance today.

Call 508-771-5400
To apply, please visit

Announcement in PDF format