We have a new name! Buckeye Hills Regional Council


Programming focused on improving the quality of life for residents in Southeast Ohio

Community & Economic Development

Public infrastructure financing, planning, data analysis, research, and other technical assistance to local governments.

Aging & Disability

Programs, services, and case management focused on keeping elders and those with disabilities in their homes.

Transportation Planning

Transportation planning and outreach services focused on improving the transportation networks serving our citizens.

Mapping & Data

Data research and analysis as well as GIS and GPS mapping services.

2016 Ohio Appalachian Assistance Grants Return on Investment Report

About Us

Council of Governments

Formed in 1968 as a voluntary organization made up of representatives of local governments in Southeastern Ohio. Local Development Districts were formed to provide technical assistance to communities working to secure state and federal resources to help improve the lives of local residents.

  • Member Counties

    Representing Southeastern Ohio

  • Member Communities

    Cities and Villages

  • Staff Members

    Citizens Working For Citizens

  • Years of Service

    A Legacy of Cooperation and Assistance

Development Director, Bret Allphin provides some information on "The Next Big Thing is Small" at the 6th Annual State of the Region Conference at OU. ... See MoreSee Less

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Retweeted Voinovich School (@VoinovichSchool):

Neff @ARCgov talks value of @US_EDA University center & Voinovich School to eliminate silos & achieve solutions for rural communities.#SOTR
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Retweeted G. Jason Jolley (@gjasonjolley):

@US_EDA Chicago regional director Jeannette Tamayo @VoinovichSchool #SOTR speaking on economic resiliency. t.co/2ZVvWlRaVJ
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Retweeted Rob Delach (@GeoTechie):

Lots of mention at #SOTR of major players in the Ohio #Appalachian Region:
@buckeyehillsrc @OVRDC @theomegacdc @EastgateCOG @ARCgov
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The Ohio Department of Medicaid will be hosting a Stakeholder Meeting regarding the state’s Managed Long-Term Supports & Services (MLTSS) effort on May 30, from 1:30-3:30 pm. at the Ohio Dept. of Transportation Central Office.
The address is: ODOT Central office 1980 West Broad Street
Columbus Ohio
The meeting will be in the auditorium. Enter the main doors, elevator down to the basement, turn left off the elevator. There is free parking on site. Please note: The Department of Public Safety is next door. ODOT is the building to the left. They are similar in appearance; pay attention to signage.

Click here for an MLTSS fact sheet for background.
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Call 1-800-331-2644 to learn more about Medicare $avings options. ... See MoreSee Less

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Jacqi Bradley representing the Ohio Area Agency on Aging network at today's Senior Citizen Hall of Fame event. ... See MoreSee Less

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Our Team

Executive Staff & Program Directors
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Misty Casto

Executive Director
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Rick Hindman

Assistant Executive Director
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Bret Allphin

Development Director
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Denise Keyes

Fiscal Director
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Gwynn Stewart

Communications Director
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Jamie Lewis

MIS Director
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Jennifer Westfall

Aging Director
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Dawn Weber

Homecare Director
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Kim Flanigan

LTC Ombudsman Director
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Jill McCartney

Director of Outreach & Development

2016 Buckeye Hills Annual Report

Latest news

Events and Stories from around the Buckeye Hills Region