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National Association of Counties (NACo)

Membership association for the nation's county governments. Works to ensure that counties have the resources, skills, and support to successfully lead their communities. NACo's Rural Action Caucus represents America's rural counties and focuses on issues impacting rural communities.

Upcoming Events (2)

  • 2020 NACo Legislative Conference, Feb 29 - Mar 4, 2020, view details
  • 2020 85th Annual NACo Conference and Exposition, Jul 17 - 20, 2020, view details

Funding & Opportunities (1)

  • Rural Impact County Challenge Action Learning Cohort, view details

Resources (11)

  • Calaveras County, Calif.: Connecting Justice-Involved People to Treatment and Services, 09/2018, view details
  • Cultivating a Competitive Advantage: How Rural Counties Are Growing Economies with Local Assets and Regional Partners, 11/2014, view details
  • How Counties Can Use Evidence-Based Policymaking to Achieve Better Outcomes, 12/2018, view details
  • Medicaid and Counties: Understanding the Program and Why It Matters to Counties, 02/2018, view details
  • NACo County Explorer, view details
  • On Pills and Needles: Counties Fight the Opioid Drug Crisis, 07/2016, view details
  • Opioids in Appalachia: The Role of Counties in Reversing a Regional Epidemic, 05/2019, view details
  • Pacific County, Wash.: Connection to Services Through Jail Screening and Referral, 09/2018, view details
  • Panel Discussion: Bridging the Urban-Rural Divide with Broadband, 05/2019, view details
  • A Special Governors' Roundtable: State and County Collaboration to Tackle Chronic Rural Poverty, 02/2016, view details
  • Understanding the County Role in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, 03/2019, view details