Lexington-Fayette County Health Department

Find out more about our programs, classes, information, and support for the health of Lexington-Fayette County.

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18 hours ago
It's Administrative Professionals' Day, and we salute the people who keep the health department running in Lexington! #locallex #AdminProfessionalsDay #publichealth
2 days ago
We saw 197 people at last week’s #needleexchanges as we fight the spread of #hepatitisC & #HIV! We’ve also had 128 enter rehab through on-site referrals for #addiction! @LexKySocialServ #locallex #help #harmreduction #publichealth
2 days ago
The #needleexchange will be open 3-6 April 25 and 11-4 April 27 in the Dr. Rice C. Leach Community Room at 650 Newtown Pike. We’ll also be giving out free #Narcan 11-1 Friday, so please plan for an extra 10-20 minutes to take a class if you’d like a kit! #locallex #harmreduction

Events Calendar

Apr 30 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm Fayette County Extension Office
 
May 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lexington-Fayette County Health Department South
Free weight-loss support group appropriate for anyone wishing to lose weight or maintain weight loss. Share struggles and ideas with
May 1 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Lexington-Fayette County Health Department South
Free year-long intensive program helps overweight adults or those diagnosed with pre-diabetes reduce their risk for developing full diabetes. Begins
May 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Lexington-Fayette County Health Department South
Free class for pregnant women diagnosed with Gestational Diabetes to learn about controlling blood sugar to have a healthy pregnancy.
May 2 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm Ballard Griffith Towers (Ballard Cafeteria)