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    Increasing a community’s access to fruits, vegetables and other healthy foods is an essential way to lower rates of obesity and improve wellness at a wider level. But obstacles that create and perpetuate food deserts can make it difficult for TSET Healthy Living Program grantees and other concerned citizens who are working to make healthy foods more accessible for everyone.

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    The Rural Health Information Hub is funded by the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy to be a national clearinghouse on rural health issues. Get the information you need to build, maintain, and improve services rural communities. Find information related to a specific state or topic, find case studies of what is working in rural areas, explore maps and rural data visualizations, and more.

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    By pooling expertise, funds, and staff time, partners in rural communities can identify common interests, overcome familiar challenges, and develop comprehensive strategies for success.

    This guidebook from the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) describes how rural communities can develop and maintain partnerships and provides stories from the field. While this resource does not illustrate the full scope of organizational and community partnerships, it consolidates lessons learned to identify essential elements of a partnership that healthcare providers, community-based organizations, and local health departments can translate into focused solutions for rural communities.

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