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The purpose of the South Central Council of Governments (SCCOG) is to benefit the citizens of Huerfano and Las Animas Counties by serving as the local government vehicle to identify needs, develop responses, implement solutions, eliminate duplication, and promote the efficient and accountable use of public resources and improve the quality of life.



SCCOG is integrated in the counties we serve as a regional partner with local governments to achieve positive solutions to regional needs. SCCOG service to clients reflects honest, sincere effort and results are achieved with integrity to enhance quality of life. SCCOG will continue to build staff capacity through training and education to meet future demand for innovative services.



We treat all clients and employees with dignity and respect, regardless of race, age, gender, disability, values, lifestyles or interests.
We value honesty and integrity in all relationships.
We value transparency in all our transactions.
We are committed to providing the highest quality care and customer service to our clients.
We are committed to teamwork and developing cooperative working relationships because this is crucial to the success of SCCOG.
We understand compassion and empathy for others is important for the success of the organization.