Michigan Center for Rural Health is pleased to announce National Rural Health Day!

NRHD 2017

This is a day to celebrate the uniqueness and charm of rural America and its citizens. Each state office of rural health will be working to increase awareness for rural healthcare and highlighting the efforts and achievements towards advocacy in rural communities. 

Pledge to Partner
Want to help us make a difference for over 60 million people living in rural America? Take the Pledge to Partner! MCRH has taken the pledge, now its your turn!

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Call for Nominations: 2017 Community Stars!
NOSORH is now collecting “Community Star” nominations to recognize the dedicated individuals and organizations who go above and beyond to make their rural community a better place to live, work and play! 

  • The “Community Stars” e-book, published annually on National Rural Health Day, honors and gives a personal voice to rural people, providers, advocates, and communities across the country
  • Stories should document just a few shining examples of service and dedication to the people who call rural America home
  • MCRH wants your nominations today! Click here to nominate a "Community Star" in rural Michigan!

*Nominations are due by Friday, September 15, 2017

For tips and ways to celebrate in your community for NRHD 2017, review the NRHD toolkit today!



For More Infomation on How to Celebrate the Power of Rural Contact

Emma Smythe
Rural Health Programs Coordinator
(517) 355-7757