Angel Flight East
Provides free, volunteer-based, non-emergency air transportation to medical treatment for people who lack access to transportation for financial or medical reasons. Services communities in 14 northeastern states and provides flights up to 1,000 miles.
Appalachian Regional Commission
A regional economic development agency that represents a
partnership of federal, state, and local government.
Supports the economic and social development throughout
West Virginia and parts of 12 other states: Alabama,
Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, New York, North
Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee,
and Virginia. Includes grants and funding, research, data,
Maryland Area Health Education Center
Improves the health status of Marylanders through community educational partnerships that foster a commitment to enhancing healthcare access in the rural and urban underserved areas of the state.
Maryland Department of Health
Works to improve the health of all Maryland residents. Four major divisions include Public Health Services, Behavioral Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Health Care Financing.
Maryland Office of Rural Health
Collects and disseminates information within the state, coordinates rural health interests and activities across the state, and provides technical assistance to attract more federal, state, and foundation funding for rural communities.
Maryland Public Health Association
Works to improve public health in Maryland through education and advocacy. Priority areas include increasing physical activity and decreasing sedentary lifestyles for everyone in Maryland and reducing or eliminating racial and ethnic health disparities.
Maryland Rural Health Association
Educates and advocates for the optimal health of Maryland's rural communities and their residents. A member organization comprised of local health departments, hospitals, community health centers, area health education centers, health professionals, and community members in rural areas throughout Maryland.
Mid-Atlantic Association of Community Health Centers
Works to provide healthcare services to the medically underserved and uninsured in Maryland and Delaware. MACHC is built on delivering accessible, affordable, cost effective and quality primary healthcare to those in need in rural and urban communities.
Mid-Atlantic Telehealth Resource Center
One of the telehealth resource centers funded by the
federal Office for the Advancement of Telehealth (OAT).
Assists healthcare organizations, healthcare networks, and
healthcare providers in the implementation of
cost-effective telehealth programs to serve rural and
medically underserved areas and populations. Includes
Virginia, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, West Virginia,
Kentucky, Maryland, Delaware, North Carolina, and the
District of Columbia.
Northeast Regional Center for Rural Development
Focuses on rural issues including community and economic
development, food systems, natural resources, and
entrepreneurship. Serves Washington D.C. and a 12 state
area in the Northeast: Connecticut, Delaware,
Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island,
Pennsylvania, West Virginia, New Hampshire, Maine,
Maryland, and Vermont.
Rural Maryland Council
Brings together citizens, community-based organizations, federal, state, county and municipal government officials as well as representatives of the for-profit and nonprofit sectors to collectively address the needs of Rural Maryland communities.