WHAT WE DO

We provide an array of services to local governments that enhances the well-being of their communities. We currently serve 7 counties and 19 municipalities in the High Country region. From the care of older adults to water, sewer, GIS services, transportation planning and workforce development, the Council provides services and resources which might not otherwise be affordable or available to local governments.


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AGING


The Aging Agency provides support and resources for older adults through our direct services and provider network.


ABOUT AGING



PLANNING


The Planning and Development Department provides a wide variety of technical assistance to member local governments.


ABOUT PLANNING



WORKFORCE


The Workforce Development Board provides support to employers and individuals, while strengthening the economy.


ABOUT WORKFORCE

COUNTIES

Proudly providing economic development work in the following counties:
Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Mitchell, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey.





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EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBERSHIP


The members of the Council’s Executive Board are made up of delegates appointed by each respective government. It is the responsibility of the Executive Board to establish Council policy, and provide guidance to the Council Staff concerning the implementation of those policies. The Executive Board conducts public monthly meetings to address opportunities, and topics of importance to the community.


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6,000+

Members of the Aging Community
Served Through Various Programs.



$5,688,842

Grant Funds Obtained for our
Region’s Local Governments.



8,650

Individual Customers Received Basic
Workforce Innovation Services.



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HCCOG

HIGH COUNTRY COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS


8:30-5:00 | Monday-Friday