RIC provides access to resources for Rural Citizens.


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Find information on how-to-start a business, business plans, and where to look for funding with state and local contacts.

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USDA. NAL. Rural Information Center.

Your guide to rural education information and higher education funding resources.

Pediatrician with mother and child Health

Health information at your fingertips. Links to the award-winning HealthFinder, Federal Information Clearinghouses and toll-Free numbers, Free/reduced Cost Medicines, State Dental Contacts, Kids Insurance and your Federal Benefits online.

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Buying or repairing a Home? Check these resources for information on government assistance programs and Home Energy assistance.