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