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About this Toolkit

Toolkit Development

The Rural Transportation Toolkit was first published on 10/11/17 and last reviewed on 6/4/2019.

Toolkits are developed based on a review of FORHP grantees' applications, foundation-funded projects, and an extensive literature review, to identify evidence-based and promising models. Programs featured in the toolkit are interviewed to provide insights about their work and guidance for other rural communities interested in undertaking a similar project.


This toolkit was produced by the NORC Walsh Center for Rural Health Analysis in collaboration with the Rural Health Information Hub (RHIhub).

NORC Walsh Center for Rural Health Analysis contributors:

  • Alycia Bayne (lead author)
  • Deborah Backman
  • Maria Bohri
  • Skyla Chitwood
  • Sarah Hodge
  • Luciana Rocha
  • Amy Rosenfeld
  • Alexa Siegfried
  • Tricia Stauffer
  • Nathaly Valdivia

The NORC Walsh Center for Rural Health Analysis wishes to acknowledge the following individuals, who have contributed their time and expertise to ensure that this toolkit is as useful and up-to-date as possible:


For questions or comments about the toolkit, or for further assistance with using the toolkit, please contact:

For requests to speak on the toolkit, please contact:

Suggested citation: NORC Walsh Center for Rural Health Analysis, 2019. Rural Transportation Toolkit [online] Rural Health Information Hub. Available at: [Accessed 19 May 2024].

The development of this toolkit was supported by the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Department (HHS) under contract #HHSH250201300021I/HHSH25034002T.