Rural Health

Facilitating healthcare for veterans residing in rural South Carolina and Florida: What is Community Care?

Student Author Information

Jon Parker,

Graduate Assistant

Family Youth and Community Sciences

University of Florida

Clemson Extension Program Team

Rural Health

Publication Date

Fall 11-29-2023

Publication Number

LGP 1182


Participation in Extension programming by US military veterans and families has been limited. Understanding the barriers rural veterans and their families face and identifying that Community Care Program is a resource available for veterans can boost Extension agents’ confidence to work with this population as health resource navigators.

Publication Type



Land-Grant Press by Clemson Extension

Publisher City

Clemson, SC

Target Audiences

Extension Agents