In Rural Communities, COVID-19 Increases Healthy Development Challenges for Children of Color

Describes how the COVID-19 pandemic has disproportionately affected Black, Latinx, and American Indian families and communities, especially in rural areas. Includes a snapshot of national COVID-19 death rates in early August that shows how severely rural communities of color were impacted by the virus, discusses the need for policies and programs that provide healthy and equitable living conditions for rural children of color.