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RECENT NEWS

  • CONTACTING LAND OF SKY - We have a new phone system and our extensions have changed. You can reach us by calling 828.251.6622, press 1 and enter the new staff extension. For all general calls, please enter extension 1103. Click here for the new staff extension listing.

  • Each year, an estimated 5 million older persons are abused, neglected, and exploited. Come enjoy a walk and fun event with your family while spreading the word about elder abuse! Join us on Tuesday, June 12 at Carrier Park from 5:30 - 7:30 pm for the World Elder Abuse Awareness Day Walk! Click here for the flyer.

  • Calling all knitters! The Ombudsman Program and the Buncombe County Community Advisory Committee for Adult Care Homes hopes to provide all low-income residents of Adult Care Homes with a hat or a scarf this winter. Click here for more details.

  • Land of Sky Regional Council is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Performance and Accountability Specialist for the Mountain Area Workforce Development Board. Click here for the full job description and how to apply.

  • Land of Sky Regional Council is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Regional Planner with primary duties of infrastructure, land use planning, and community development. Click here for the full job description and how to apply.

  • Stepp Enjoys Being A Senior Companion - The Transylvania Times, February 15, 2018


  • Navigating WNC’s Long-Term Care Options - Mountain Xpress, February 9, 2018


  • Land of Sky's Ombudsman Program worked with volunteers to collect, pack and deliver presents to 554 residents in adult care homes in Buncombe County. Click here for the full story.

  • The National Association of Foster Grandparent Program Directors (NAFGPD) announced the appointment of Stacy Friesland as one of two southern cluster board members. Full Press Release

  • Land of Sky Regional Council has been awarded three (3) Innovation Awards from the National
    Association of Development Organizations (NADO). The project winners include R.I.D.E., Backpacks to Briefcases B2B, and Community Led Fall Prevention. Full Press Release

  • Why Invest in Economic Development? An overview of federal economic development. From Jeff Finkle, CEcd, International Economic Development Council


  • The ARC State Investment Fact Sheets are now available! North Carolina Fact Sheet. Appalachian Region. For all other states click here.

  • Land of Sky Regional Council's Board of Delegates would like to welcome our new Affiliate Members: Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College and Mars Hill University.

  • The 2016 - 2017 Henderson County Senior Services Directory is now available online.

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UPCOMING EVENTS & MEETINGS

Meeting / Event Date Time
Workforce Board Meeting April 24, 2018  
LOSRC Executive Committee Meeting April 25, 2018 11:00 am - 12:30pm

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