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Rural Health Information Hub

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 (8)

  • Strategies for Leveraging County Health Rankings Data to Improve Community Health, Apr 19, 2023, view details
  • 2023 Western Interstate Region Conference, May 17 - 19, 2023, view details
  • 2023 Annual NACo Conference, Jul 21 - 24, 2023, view details
  • 2024 NACo Legislative Conference, Feb 10 - 13, 2024, view details
  • 2024 Western Interstate Region Conference, May 8 - 10, 2024, view details
  • 2024 Annual NACo Conference, Jul 12 - 15, 2024, view details
  • 2025 NACo Legislative Conference, Feb 21 - 24, 2025, view details
  • 2025 Annual NACo Conference, Jul 11 - 14, 2025, view details

Funding & Opportunities (1)

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Resources (23)

  • 2020 NACo Legislative Conference: Rural Grants 101: How County Officials Can Tap Into USDA Programs, 03/2020, view details
  • ARPA Impact Report: An Analysis of How Counties are Addressing National Issues with Local Investments, 07/2022, view details
  • Broadband Task Force: High-Speed Internet is Essential for All Counties, 07/2021, view details
  • Calaveras County, Calif.: Connecting Justice-Involved People to Treatment and Services, 09/2018, view details
  • Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics and County Governments - A National Model Tailored for Local Mental Health and Substance Use Care, 03/2021, view details
  • Counties Testify on Challenges and Opportunities Rural Counties Will Face in a Post-COVID Economy, 06/2021, view details
  • COVID-19 Recovery Clearinghouse, view details
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Resource Hub, view details
  • Cultivating a Competitive Advantage: How Rural Counties Are Growing Economies with Local Assets and Regional Partners, 11/2014, view details
  • Housing Solutions Matchmaker Tool, 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, 02/2022, view details
  • NACo County Explorer, view details
  • Nursing Homes & COVID-19, view details
  • On Pills and Needles: Counties Fight the Opioid Drug Crisis, 07/2016, view details
  • Opioid Solutions Center, 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
  • A Special Governors' Roundtable: State and County Collaboration to Tackle Chronic Rural Poverty, 02/2016, view details
  • Tracking COVID-19 Relief for Human Services and Education Programs, 01/2022, view details
  • Understanding the County Role in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, 03/2019, view details
  • Understanding the True State of Connectivity in America, 02/2020, view details
  • Vaccine Distribution in Rural Counties, 05/2021, view details