Rural Transportation Toolkit
Welcome to the Rural Transportation Toolkit. This toolkit compiles promising models and resources to
support organizations implementing transportation programs in rural communities across the United
The modules in the toolkit contain resources and information focused on developing, implementing,
evaluating, and sustaining rural transportation programs. There are more resources on general
community health strategies available in the Rural
Community Health Toolkit.
Module 1: Introduction
Overview of transportation in the U.S. and unique challenges that rural communities face.
Module 2: Program Models
Models for transportation programs.
Module 3: Program Clearinghouse
Examples of promising transportation programs that have been implemented in rural communities.
Module 4: Implementation
Important issues to consider and address when implementing a rural transportation program.
Module 5: Evaluation
Tools that can help with the evaluation of a transportation program.
Module 6: Sustainability
Resources to help with planning for the sustainability of a transportation program.
Module 7: Dissemination
Ideas and resources for disseminating findings from a transportation program.