Our Mission

Advance the health and well-being of rural people and communities

Areas of Focus

Advocacy

Bringing awareness to the unique needs facing rural communities.

Education

Building knowledge, skills, and confidence through a range of community health interventions and educational programs.

Food

Supporting programs and policies that bridge connections between local agriculture, food access and healthcare.

Transportation

Improving transportation access and coordination in South Central New York.

Well-being

Enhancing service planning and assessment, policy implementation, and program evaluation through coordination and collaboration.

"My VISTA experience showed me the importance and impact that programs and initiatives like those at Rural Health Network can have on individuals and communities."

-Caroline Russo
AmeriCorps VISTA Member 2016-2017   

Our Impact

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Join us for our upcoming Living Healthy Self-Management Program. This 7-week program gives you tools you need to help manage symptoms related to your health concerns. The program is FREE, virtual, and everyone who completes it will receive their choice of a $20 grocery or fuel gift card. To register or ask questions about the program or your eligibility, contact Wendy Hitchcock at RHNSCNY: 607-788-6897 or whitchcock@rhnscny.org. ... See MoreSee Less
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