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Posted on: January 5, 2023

The Drug & Alcohol Commission Needs Your Help!

Marijuana Survey 2022

The Bucks County Drug & Alcohol Commission wants to know what you think about marijuana use.  Help BCDAC plan future prevention programming by filling out the survey.  Thank you!

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Posted on: December 23, 2022

Bucks County Issues ‘Code Blue’ Declaration for Holiday Weekend

A Code Blue declaration will be in effect for Bucks County through Wednesday morning as rain and extreme cold approach for the holiday weekend.

Shelters in Upper, Central and Lower Bucks are set to open at 8:30 p.m. Friday.

The following shelters have been ...

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Posted on: December 21, 2022

C&Y Visit House Mural Unveiled!

Wall Mural C and Y 2022

Bringing color and cheer to the Children and Youth Visit House in Middletown Township, students of Neshaminy High School painted two beautiful murals now on display!

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Posted on: December 2, 2022

NEW Code Blue Location

Code Blue 2022

NEW Code Blue Location:  SHIR AMI, 101 Richboro Road, Newtown, PA  18940 (Check or call (215) 550-3868 for Code Blue status)

Reach Out Foundation Homeless Drop-In Center: Monday-Friday: 7:00am - 7:00pm at 152 Monroe Aven...

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Posted on: November 23, 2022

Mental Health First Aid Course

Hot Air Balloon

Adult MHFA Sessions - Mental Health First Aid for Adults teaches people how to recognize signs of mental health or substance use challenges in adults ages 18 and older.  The course also teaches a 5-step action plan for how to offer and provide in...Learn more...

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Posted on: November 17, 2022

HOME: Homebound Medication Disposal Program

HOME Posting

The Homebound Medication Disposal Program (HOME) is a FREE monthly medication pick-up service occurring on the fourth Wednesday of the month for eligible Bucks County residents who cannot access a public drop site because of physical, medical, or transpor...

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

Human Services Hub Navigators Setting Up Shop in Lower Bucks Offices

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The Bucks County Human Services Hub is expanding its presence to Lower Bucks to better assist people and families in need of connection to critical social services.

Starting today, Sept. 13, the Hub’s resource navigators will be on site every Tuesday at of...

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Posted on: June 9, 2022

Farmers Market Vouchers Available at Senior Centers

Baskets of fruit and veggies at a Farmers Market

The Bucks County Area Agency on Aging (BCAAA) has once again partnered with the state Department of Agriculture to help stock seniors’ pantries with fresh, locally grown produce. 

Through the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP), eligib...

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Posted on: May 27, 2022

Bucks County Conversations, Ep. 8: Veterans Affairs: “We’re very proud of our memorial park”

Episode 8 - Veterans Affairs episode cover

The Bucks County Administration Building’s courtyard is filled with memorials dedicated to the fallen heroes of nearly every American war. In this episode of Bucks County Conversations, we chat with Tim Wynn, the Director of Bucks County Veterans...

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Posted on: May 17, 2022

Bucks County Conversations, Ep. 7: Foster Parent and Volunteer Program: “These are Bucks County kids

Bucks County Conversations - EPISODE COVER - 7

In this episode of Bucks County Conversations, we talk about Buck County’s Foster Parent and Volunteer Program. The Bucks County Children and Youth Social Services Agency currently has close to 200 children in its foster care system, whi...

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Posted on: May 4, 2022

Commissioners Call on State to Increase Mental Health Funding

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The Board of Bucks County Commissioners this week called on state lawmakers to boost funding for mental health services to help counties fortify the state’s strained mental health treatment system.

The commissioners’ call came in the form a resolution, app...

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County News & Press Releases
Posted on: May 3, 2022

Commissioner Harvie Announces Opioid Settlement Advisory Committee

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Bucks County Commissioner Chair Bob Harvie today announced the Chairman’s Opioid Settlement Advisory Committee to advise him on appropriation of opioid settlement funds. 

Commissioner Harvie has selected members of the Bucks County community repre...

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Posted on: May 3, 2022

Bucks Co-Responders Program Expands to Three More Police Departments

A woman and a man

Two more social workers began working last month alongside police in Lower Bucks, growing the county’s efforts to divert people in need of social services away from the criminal justice system.

The appointments of Fetiye “Tia” Kazee and Keevon Johnson as c...

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Posted on: April 14, 2022

Affordable Connectivity Program

ACP Access to Broadband

The Affordable Connectivity Program is an FCC benefit program that helps ensure that households can afford the broadband they need for work, school, healthcare and more.

The benefit provides a discount of up to $30 per month toward internet service for eli...

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