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In The News

CAPCOG sets criminal justice grant workshops

The Office of the Governor’s Criminal Justice Division released the Plan Year 2019 requests for applications for four grants that CAPCOG and its Criminal Justice Advisory Committee provides funding recommendations. CAPCOG has scheduled two mandatory workshops on Jan. 10 and Jan. 11 to inform organizations about the application and review process

CAPCOG announces 2017 Air Central Texas Awards

The Capital Area Council of Governments (CAPCOG) celebrated the organizations and individuals who have made significant contributions to the region’s air quality at the Air Central Texas Awards in November. The awards promoted future community action to support the goals of the region’s ongoing air quality planning efforts.

Homeland Security Program starts grant process

CAPCOG announced its process for jurisdictions seeking funding from the Office of the Governor’s (OOG) State Homeland Security Program grants. In recent years, the 10-county CAPCOG region has received between $1.4 and $1.2 million per year.

RLEA hosts new course for would-be county jailers

The Regional Law Enforcement Academy (RLEA) in December will conduct its first ever course that will let licensed peace officers qualify to take the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) Basic Jail Certification Test allowing them to serve as county jailers.

Striking a Balance moves to December, balances family caregivers

CAPCOG’s Area Agency on Aging of the Capital Area and AGE of Central Texas rescheduled one of the region’s largest educational events for family caregivers, Striking a Balance, to Saturday, Dec. 2 after the heavy rains threatened the conference’s August attendance. Family caregiver attendees will learn coping skills to address the challenges of caregiving from national, state and local experts, but also their peers.

General Assembly to hear State of the Region Address

CAPCOG will present the State of the Region address with a new twist involving audience participation this year at the Dec. 13 General Assembly Meeting at the Wyndham Garden Hotel Austin, 3401 South IH 35 Frontage Road. 

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Upcoming Events

Dec
25

CAPCOG Holiday

CAPCOG will be closed on Dec. 25 and 26 for the holiday.

Jan
1

CAPCOG Holiday

CAPCOG's offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 1, for the holiday.

Jan
10

Board of Managers Meeting: Capital Area Emergency Communications District

Hear updates on the Capital Area Emergency Communications District, which oversees 9-1-1 services to local governments in the ten-county Texas State Planning Region 12.

Jan
10

Mandatory Criminal Justice Grant Writing Workshop

CAPCOG is conducting a mandatory grant writing workshop for entities applying for Office of the Governor, Criminal Justice Division (CJD) funding opportunities for plan year 2019 in the following programs: General Victim Assistance Program, Violence Against Women Justice and Training Projects, Juvenile Justice Grant Program, and Justice Assistance Grant (JAG).

Jan
11

Mandatory Criminal Justice Grant Writing Workshop

CAPCOG is conducting a mandatory grant writing workshop for entities applying for Office of the Governor, Criminal Justice Division (CJD) funding opportunities for plan year 2019 in the following programs: General Victim Assistance Program, Violence Against Women Justice and Training Projects, Juvenile Justice Grant Program, and Justice Assistance Grant (JAG).

Jan
16

Aging Health and Wellness Program: Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

CAPCOG through the Area Agency on Aging of the Capital Area is conducting a Chronic Pain Self–Management Education workshop, developed at Stanford, for adults 60 years of age or older experiencing chronic pain.

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