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Brewster Cumulative Cases: 404 (108 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. 

Due to current public health data and state restrictions, Town offices are closed to the public until further notice.

Housing Resources

Home Improvement:

  • Barnstable County Septic Loans offers loans at 5% interest rate to repair your septic system: Call 508-375-6610.
  • Cape Light Compact offers energy audits and improvements. Contact 800-797-6699.
  • Home Modification Loan Program (Mass Rehab Commission) offers low or no-interest loans to improve your home’s accessibility. For more information contact Southeastern Middlesex Opportunity Council at 508-202-5919 (TDD 508-872-4853)
  • Mass Housing Home Improvement Loan Program offers 5% interest loans ($7,500-$50,000) to make general, non-luxury improvements. Income guidelines.
  • USDA Rural Development provides mortgages, home improvements and repair loans and grants. Income limits apply. Contact West Wareham USDA Service Center: 508-295-5151 (TDD 413-253-4590)

Additional Resources:

  • Brewster Council on Aging: 508-896-2737
  • Community Development Corporation (CDP): 508-240-7873, Rentals, homebuyer education, sober housing, business development
  • Elder Services of Cape Cod: 508-394-4630,
  • Family Pantry of Cape Cod: 508-432-6519,
  • Fuel Assistance (South Shore Community Action Council):508-746-6707,
  • Harwich Ecumenical Council for Homeless (HECH): 508-432-0015, - Emergency assistance, rental housing
  • Homeless Prevention Council: 508-255-9667, - Case management services, advocacy, additional programs.
  • Housing Assistance Corporation (HAC): 508-771-5400, - Numerous programs: foreclosure prevention, homeless prevention funds, down payment & closing cost assistance, homebuyer education, affordable home resale & lotteries.
  • Lower Cape Outreach Council (LCOC): 508-240-0694, - Emergency food, clothing & financial assistance. Job coaching. Brewster Food Pantry.
  • Mass Commission Against Discrimination: 508-990-2390
  • St Vincent de Paul (Our Lady of the Cape): 508-385-7582. Food pantry & financial assistance.
  • South Coast Legal Services: 508-775-7020,
  • We Can: 508-430-8111, . Services for women