Rural Health Service Corps

Applications for full- and part-time, 2018-2019 AmeriCorps positions are now being accepted! These positions will involve health education or Farm to School service work (more details to come). If you are interested, please contact Haley Desilet at or submit an application

(Click here to view the RHSC YouTube page, featuring additional member videos.)

The Rural Health Service Corps is an AmeriCorps National Service Program administered by the Rural Health Network of South Central New York.  The purpose of the Rural Health Service Corps is to provide meaningful service and learning opportunities for people committed to improving the health and lives of those living in South Central New York State.

Click here for news coverage of VISTA member Caroline Russo on National Service Recognition Day

Click here for an article on VISTA member Brooke Ann Coco and the Rural Poverty Simulation that she organized. 

Click here for news coverage of VISTA member Rebecca Chandler's Rural Broome Counts presentation. Rural Broome Counts is a needs and assets assessment of Rural Broome County. 

If you have questions, contact Rural Health Service Corps Program Staff:

Julie Pitts Director, Rural Health Service Corps (AmeriCorps/VISTA)

Haley Desilet:  Assistant Director, Rural Health Service Corps (AmeriCorps/VISTA)

Rural Health Network of SCNY
455 Court Street
Binghamton, NY 13904

For more information on the Rural Health Network of South Central New York, visit our website:

To learn more about AmeriCorps, visit the national website.