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HRSA Special Initiatives

HRSA special initiatives support efforts to build community capacity to serve the public health needs of vulnerable populations.

Highlighted initiatives include:

  • Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) - HRSA provides grants and technical assistance to improve the health of communities in the Appalachian Region.
  • Border Health - HRSA provides grants and technical assistance to improve the health of communities in the domestic United States-Mexico Border Region. The area of land is within 100 kilometers (62.5 miles) north of the international border and almost 2000 miles across four border states in the United States (Arizona, California, New Mexico, and Texas).

    Information and data on funded entities can be viewed in the Report below:

    HRSA United States-Mexico Border Region Fiscal Year 2019 Investment Report (Approx. 199 KB)

    Note: Investments included in this Report were selected based upon the awardees' address locations being within 100 kilometers (62.5 miles) north of the international border between the United States and Mexico, using their geographic latitude and longitude coordinates. Therefore, this Report data may differ from other awards data obtained from the HRSA Data Warehouse that are not based upon these parameters.

  • Delta Regional Authority (DRA) - HRSA provides grants and technical assistance to improve the health of communities in the Delta Region.