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 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.
Working to improve the health of all citizens in the region.
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.
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Years of Service
A Legacy of Cooperation and Assistance: Founded in 1968
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Celebrating 50 Years: 1968-2018
Buckeye Hills Regional Council Announces Grants Application Process Project Profiles Being Accepted for Funding Consideration DEADLINE: April 10, 2018 Buckeye Hills Regional Council is committed to assisting counties across the region with securing grant funding for projects. For consideration of funding from the Appalachian Regional Commission (for federal ARC funding), Community Development Block Grants (CDBG)[…]
The District 18 Natural Resources Council will meet on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. in the Buckeye Hills conference room. The purpose of the meeting is so that the Council members can discuss and rank the Round 12 Clean Ohio applications. For additional information or questions, please contact Michelle Hyer at 740-376-1025.
Eligible Seniors Can Apply for Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons Seniors who meet the income eligibility guidelines, will soon be receiving some welcome relief from rising food budgets. Administered in the region by the Buckeye Hills Aging & Disability program, The Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) provides income-eligible senior citizens with special coupons worth $50[…]
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With Buckeye Hills’ voluntary withdrawn designation as the sponsoring agency of the regional long-term care ombudsman serving the region (Athens, Hocking, Meigs, Monroe, Morgan, Noble, Perry & Washington Counties), as of Feb. 28, 2018, the Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program will transition coordination to The State Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program. Beginning Feb. 20, 2018, Long-term Care[…]
Matter of Balance O’Neill Center – 333 4th St. Marietta, OH Weekly from March 12 through April 30 at 9:30-11:30 a.m. Contact 740-373-3914 to register! A Matter of Balance is an award-winning group program that emphasizes practical strategies to reduce the fear of falling and increase activity levels. Participants meet in small groups in community[…]
Do you have Diabetes? Need tips and tools on managing your condition? Plan now to attend the Diabetes Self-Management Education Workshop hosted at The O’Neill Center located at 333 4th St. in Marietta, OH. The course will be weekly starting March 13 through April 17 at 1-3 p.m. Contact 740-373-3914 to register! Download a[…]
The 2017 Appalachian Assistance Grant Program Return on Investment Report is now available online. In 2017, Ohio’s LDDs administered 52 projects with $47,171,621 in total project costs (including $10,100,057 in federal and state investments) that resulted in 447 new jobs and 2,061 jobs retained. Ohio’s Local Development Districts accomplish this by fostering partnerships among local[…]
There is still time to register for the Everyone with Diabetes Counts program in Washington County – Starting Jan. 11, 2018! The program encourages small lifestyle changes while learning about your diabetes and the way it affects your health. Have fun with friends and family while learning how to manage diabetes through no-cost educational workshops.[…]
Many older and disabled Ohioans are struggling to pay their out-of-pocket Medicare costs (premiums, deductibles, co-payments and drug costs). “Extra Help” is available for those of limited means. Buckeye Hills has certified Information & Assistance staff that can assist you with information related to Medicare open enrollment and Extra Help; call 1-800-331-2644, today! They can[…]