Hours vary by service.
If you have an immediate emergency,
please dial 9-1-1.


Free Flu Shots

The Lex Flu Crew knows what’s good for you. We’re a special squad of seasoned professionals from the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department, armed with answers and advice about what’s best for you to do to protect yourself from flu.  For updates on all-things flu, make sure to follow our Flu Crew on Facebook and Twitter. Call 859-288-2483 option 2 for more information.

Free Flu Shots

  • Thursday, October 20
  • 4-7 PM
    • Consolidated Baptist Church, 1625 Russell Cave Road
    • Southland Christian Church, 2349 Richmond Road
  • 2,000 shots available
  • Recommended to all people ages 6 months and older
  • Make your wait time for this event shorter! Print this form and fill it out before you get there:

Unable to attend the Free Flu Shot clinic? The health department will offer flu shots 9-3 PM Monday through Thursday at its Public Health Clinic at 650 Newtown Pike starting September 21. No appointment is necessary, and the cost for a flu shot is $30. Medicaid/Medicare, cash, checks, credit cards and some insurances are accepted.

Last year, Lexington had 130 confirmed cases of the flu and the health department provided 1,151 vaccinations at the free flu shot clinic.


Other resources:


Helpful links: LexingtonKy.gov | Be ready, Lexington | CDC | Healthcare 411 | Healthfinder | KY Dept. for Public Health | KY Cabinet for Health & Family Services | KY Dept. for Medicaid Services
No endorsement is intended or made of any hyperlinks, products, services or information either by its inclusion or exclusion from this page or site.

Change in services: Effective May 20, 2014, we are able to provide childhood vaccinations (must live in Fayette County, be 18 years or younger and be uninsured or underinsured). Limited appointments are available daily Monday-Friday, and appointments can be made up to a week in advance by calling the Public Health Clinic at (859) 288-2483.

Our Public Health Clinic at 650 Newtown Pike is no longer able to see patients for the following programs: adult immunizations/physicals and breast/cervical cancer.

Notice of Privacy Practices

(c) Lexington Fayette County Health Department, 2012-14 Terms Of Use Privacy Statement