Resources

Browse and look for resources that were developed exclusively for a range of rural communities, individual residents, Tribes, Native Americans, and Alaska Natives. You can also find programs listed in the program listings on the Help for Rural Communities section of the website.

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  • USDA Local and Regional Food Systems Resource Guide

    This guide is intended to help stakeholders navigate USDA resources to strengthen local and regional food systems. Stakeholders can use these resources to partner with USDA to address climate change, create more and better market opportunities, support food and nutrition security, and advance racial justice, equity, opportunity and rural prosperity.

    Categories
    Agriculture & Forestry, Community Development, Disaster Resilience, Economic & Business Development, Education, Employment & Career Development, Family & Children Services, Food & Nutrition, Health Facilities, Health Services, Infrastructure, Transportation
    Type
    Publication
    Agency Provider
    Department of Agriculture
  • Rural Health Information Hub (RHIhub)

    The Rural Health Information Hub, formerly the Rural Assistance Center, is funded by the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy to be a national clearinghouse on rural health issues. It supports healthcare and population health in rural communities.

    The RHIhub is a guide to improving health for rural residents—it provides access to current and reliable resources and tools to help you learn about rural health needs and work to address them.

    Categories
    Family & Children Services, Food & Nutrition, Health Facilities, Health Services, Housing, Infrastructure, Public Safety, Transportation, Utilities- Other, Water & Wastewater Infrastructure
    Type
    Website
    Agency Provider
    Department of Health and Human Services
  • Rural Emergency Preparedness Toolkit

    The toolkit compiles evidence-based and promising models and resources to support organizations implementing emergency planning, response, and recovery efforts in rural communities across the United States.

    Category
    Health Services
    Type
    Toolkit / Guide
    Agency Provider
    Department of Health and Human Services
  • Rural Health Mapping Tool

    This tool allows CDC, other researchers, community organizations, local policymakers, and the public to create county-level maps illustrating the relationship between COVID-19 vaccination coverage rates and other health outcomes, socio-demographic, and economic variables across all counties of the United States. Insights derived from this tool can be used to target resources and interventions, and inform efforts, particularly in rural areas, related to vaccination coverage rates.

    Category
    Health Services
    Type
    Toolkit / Guide
    Agency Provider
    Department of Health and Human Services