Oregon Cascades West Council of Governments is a voluntary association operated by local government within Linn, Benton and Lincoln counties, Ore. The association offers community planning, economic development, business lending and transportation programs. It provides energy assistance, low-income housing, senior companion program, peer consulting and adult day care services. Oregon Cascades West Council of Governments general administration department provides support to the operational departments and the board of directors. It additionally offers services to senior citizens and individuals suffering with long-term disabilities. The association also provides veterans and traumatic brain injury services. It is maintains a location in Albany, Ore.