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,
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.
Southern Rural Development Center
Strengthens the capacity of the region's 29 land-grant institutions to address critical contemporary rural development issues impacting the well-being, including health and social services, of people and communities in the rural South. Serves a 13-state area in the Southern region which includes TX, LA, AR, OK, AL, MS, GA, FL, KY, SC, NC, VA, and TN.
Virginia Community Action Partnership
State association of Virginia's non-profit private and public community action agencies that work to fight poverty and build self-sufficiency for strong families and communities throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Virginia Cooperative Extension
An educational outreach program that brings the resources
of Virginia's land grant universities, Virginia Tech, and
Virginia State University into the communities. Focus areas
include: agriculture ad natural resources, family and
consumer science, 4-H youth development, and community
Virginia Department of Health
Works to achieve and maintain optimum personal and community health in Virginia by emphasizing health promotion, disease prevention, and environmental protection.
Virginia Department of Health: Office of Health Equity
Identifies health inequities and their root causes, and addresses them by promoting social justice, influencing policy, establishing partnerships, providing resources, and educating the public. Office includes the divisions of Primary Care, Rural Health, Minority Health, and Data & Social Epidemiology.
Virginia Health Workforce Development Authority
This state-wide website provides information on and contact details for each of the eight regional AHECs in the state as well as information on healthcare careers, professional development and workforce development facts and strategies.
Virginia HIT Regional Extension Center
Virginia State Health Information Technology Regional Extension Center (REC) helps healthcare providers become meaningful users of electronic health records by providing information and technical assistance.
Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association
Contains member health systems and hospitals, representing community, psychiatric, rehabilitation and specialty hospitals throughout Virginia. Their mission is to improve the health status of the communities they serve.
Virginia's mortgage finance agency that works to help low- and moderate-income Virginians attain quality, affordable housing.
Virginia Public Health Association
Works to improve public health in Virginia through strengthening the public health workforce, promoting effective strategies through sound leadership, and stimulating support for public health.
Virginia State Office of Rural Health
Collects and disseminates information, provides technical assistance, helps coordinate rural health interests state-wide, and supports efforts to improve recruitment and retention of health professionals.