Friday, October 27, 2017


We want to hear from you! 


 The Cape Cod & Islands Commission on The Status of Women The Commission is responsible for studying, reviewing and reporting on the status of women across Cape Cod & the Islands to the State Commission. It is charged with advising our elected officials on the effect of proposed legislation on women.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 5:30-7:30PM 
Cape Cod Community College 
2240 Iyannough Rd.
West Barnstable Science Lecture Hall, Room C
 * Free Parking in Lots 8 or 9 * 
* Light snacks will be provided *

Oral and written testimony* will be accepted. Open to the public.

 *Testimony is simply telling us your story, challenge or concern with regards to issues that affect yourself, family and community. No experience is required to testify. This is a no judgment, safe community that wants to hear your concerns to inform our elected officials of the issues that affect their constituency.

For more information, or to RSVP, email 

All are invited to testify If you need a reasonable accommodation to fully participate, please use the above email at least 7 days prior to the hearing. To that end, the Commission conducts regional public hearings to collect testimony and opinions on women’s issues and concerns.

 Please help us get the word out to the women in our communities. Attached is a flyer both as a jpg and a pdf file for you to share. If you have a website, Facebook page, electronic newsletter or other communication tools we would appreciate your assistance to ensure the voices of local women are heard.

People are invited to speak with the Commission in person at the hearing and or submit their thoughts in writing to by email to

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

SAVE THE DATE! CCICSW Hearing in November

Cape Cod & Island Commission on the Status of Women will hold a hearing Cape Cod Community College November 15, 5:30pm More details to come, watch this space.

Friday, October 6, 2017


(our meeting dates and locations can also be found on our calendar page)

Next meeting:

Wed. October 11th, 5-7pm

 Sandwich Public Library, 142 Main St., Sandwich, Room 1

upcoming meetings (subject to change)

  • November 8th - Yarmouth PD, 340 Higgins Crowell Rd., West Yarmouth 
  • December 13th - Barnstable County Complex, Harbor View Room, 3195 Main St., Barnstable
  • January 10th - Yarmouth PD, 340 Higgins Crowell Rd., West Yarmouth 
  • February 14th - Barnstable County Complex, Harborview Room, 3195 Main St., Barnstable 
  • March 14th - TBD
  • April 11th - Barnstable County Complex, Harborview Room, 3195 Main St., Barnstable