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MEETING NOTICE: CMCOG BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING – THURSDAY, MAY 23RD @ 12 p.m.

Written by admin on 16th May 2024 News, Press Releases

Thursday, May 23, 2024 @ 12:00 P.M. Midlands Technical College – Harbison Campus (in person) 7300 College Street, Irmo, SC 29063 Continuing Education Center, Room 113     DATE:           May 16, 2024   TO:              CMCOG Board of Directors   FROM:         Will Brennan, CMCOG Board Chair   SUBJECT:     CMCOG Board Meeting – May 23, 2024 at 12:00 P.M.   Please be advised that the next meeting of the Central Midlands Council of Governments Board of Directors will be held on Thursday,...

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MEETING NOTICE: TRANSPORTATION SUBCOMMITTEE – MAY 9th @ 12 P.M. – VIRTUAL MEETING

Written by admin on 5th May 2024 News, Press Releases

Please be advised that the business of the CMCOG Transportation Subcommittee will be conducted on Thursday, May 9th at 12:00 p.m. via Zoom.   If you have any questions or need any additional information, please do not hesitate to contact Reginald Simmons of the CMCOG staff. Reginald can be reached at 803-744-5133 or by email at rsimmons@centralmidlands.org. Thank you for your time, dedication, and service as I look forward to seeing each of you on May 9th....

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CALL FOR PROJECTS: FY 2025 CMCOG Large Urban – Section 5310

Written by admin on 1st May 2024 News, Press Releases

Memorandum   TO:                       Human Services and Transit Providers   FROM:                 Reginald Simmons, Deputy Executive Director / Transportation Director   DATE:                   May 1, 2024   SUBJECT:              Section 5310 Call for Projects   The Central Midlands Council of Governments (CMCOG), as the designated recipient for the Large Urban Section 5310 Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities Program funds in the Columbia Metropolitan Region, is announcing a call for projects.  Project proposals are now being accepted for funding consideration through the Section 5310 Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities Program....

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MEETING NOTICE: TECHNICAL COMMITTEE – TUESDAY, APRIL 23rd @ 9:30 A.M. – VIRTUAL MEETING

Written by admin on 21st April 2024 News, Press Releases

Please be advised that the business of the CMCOG Technical Committee will be conducted on April 23rd at 9:30 a.m.  Enclosed, please find an agenda and support materials for your review.   If you have any questions or need any additional information, please do not hesitate to contact me at 803-744-5133 or by email at rsimmons@centralmidlands.org.  I look forward to meeting with you on April 23rd, please don’t forget to mark your calendars!   Technical Committee Meeting April 23,...

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Silver Haired Legislature Candidate Filing Form

Written by admin on 8th December 2023 News, Press Releases

SOUTH CAROLINA SILVER HAIRED LEGISLATURE  (SCSHL) Bringing Together the Wisdom and Experience of Senior South Carolinians   The South Carolina Silver Haired Legislature (SCSHL) was created by the South Carolina General Assembly in 1999: to identify issues, concerns, and possible solutions for problems faced by citizens of SC with special emphasis on issues related to seniors; to make recommendations to the Governor and members of the SC General Assembly; to educate the public on Senior issues;...

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EDA 2022 Annual Performance Report

Written by admin on 21st October 2022 News, Press Releases

The Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) is a regional economic development planning process supported by the US Economic Development Administration (EDA).  EDA guidelines for developing the CEDS require a summary background of the economic conditions of the region.  The summary background includes a detailed inventory and analysis of community and economic development indicators.  CMCOG updates this data on an annual basis.  The 2022 summary background information will be incorporated into the 2022-2027 CEDS five-year update which will be presented to the board in December....

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Training and Education Opportunity from The Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program

Written by admin on 11th October 2022 News, Press Releases

If you are currently working in a long-term care facility and would like to participate in this virtual training opportunity, we would encourage you to do so.  This abuse, neglect and exploitation test requires you to become familiar with the South Carolina Omnibus Adult Protection Act.  This law explains the definition of abuse, neglect and exploitation as well as explain mandated reporting.  We encourage you to become familiar with this law, the mandates and penalties.  Thank you for your interest....

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SC Counties Twitter and Facebook Handles

Written by admin on 30th September 2022 News

With #HurricaneIan approaching, following your county’s social media outlets is a good way to keep up to date on how the weather is expected to affect you locally. Find your county’s Twitter and Facebook handles here: https://www.sccounties.org/county-social-media-profiles...

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Attention: The Central Midlands SHIP and SMP (State Insurance and Assistance Program and Senior Medicare Patrol) is currently recruiting persons to become trained SHIP/SMP volunteers

Written by admin on 1st April 2022 News, Press Releases

The Central Midlands SHIP and SMP (State Insurance and Assistance Program and Senior Medicare Patrol) is currently recruiting persons to become trained SHIP/SMP volunteers, to provide assistance to Medicare beneficiaries, especially during Medicare Open Enrollment Period October 15- December 7. SHIP is an insurance counseling and assistance program for Medicare-eligible individuals, their families, and caregivers. Trained volunteers serve many roles. From providing one-on-one counseling on Medicare and Medicare Fraud issues to participating in health fairs, conducting presentations,...

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