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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1 day ago
We’ll be talking about #diabetes and #DiabetesAlertDay with Tami Ross and special guest host Christy Nentwick at 10 this morning on @WLXUradio. You can also stream it live through https://t.co/jdSx0otrUt, so listen to learn how we are helping Lexington be well! https://t.co/rMK9oH4Tdm LFCHD photo
2 days ago
The #needleexchange will be open 11am-4:30pm March 23 in the Dr. Rice C. Leach Community Room at 650 Newtown Pike. We’ll also be giving out free #Narcan 11-1, so please plan for an extra 10-20 minutes to take a class if you’d like a kit! #locallex #harmreduction
2 days ago
We saw 174 people at Friday’s #needleexchange as we fight the spread of #hepatitisC & #HIV! We also had a total of 127 people use on-site referrals to rehab for #addiction! @LexKySocialServ #locallex #help #harmreduction #publichealth

Events Calendar

Mar 22 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Lexington-Fayette County Health Department (Dr. Rice C. Leach Community Room)
For more information about the Pool and Spa Operators Certification, click here.
Mar 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am The Refuge Clinic
Join us to discuss tips to manage and control diabetes in practical ways.
Mar 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm Nathaniel Mission
Mar 27 @ 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
Mar 28 @ 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.