Jul
26
Wed
Farmers’ Market @ Lexington-Fayette County Health Department
Jul 26 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Farmers' Market @ Lexington-Fayette County Health Department | Lexington | Kentucky | United States

The health department will bring farmers from the Bluegrass Farmers’ Market and the Lexington Farmers’ Market together to give health department patients, clients, visitors and staff, as well as the entire community, a chance to buy fresh fruits and vegetables. The LFCHD Community Farmers’ Market will be held:

  • 8 a.m.-2 p.m. June 28, 650 Newtown Pike
  • 8 a.m.-2 p.m. July 5, 2433 Regency Road
  • 8 a.m.-2 p.m. July 12, 650 Newtown Pike
  • 8 a.m.-2 p.m. July 19, 2433 Regency Road
  • 8 a.m.-2 p.m. July 26, 650 Newtown Pike
Gestational Diabetes Class @ Lexington-Fayette County Health Department South
Jul 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Gestational Diabetes Class @ Lexington-Fayette County Health Department South | Lexington | Kentucky | United States

Free class for pregnant women diagnosed with Gestational Diabetes to learn about controlling blood sugar to have a healthy pregnancy.

Diabetes Support Group En Español @ Bluegrass Community Health Center
Jul 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jul
28
Fri
Needle-Exchange @ Lexington-Fayette County Health Department (Dr. Rice C. Leach Community Room)
Jul 28 @ 11:00 am – 4:30 pm
Needle-Exchange @ Lexington-Fayette County Health Department (Dr. Rice C. Leach Community Room) | Lexington | Kentucky | United States

The needle-exchange is anonymous and confidential. You must bring in used needles to receive new needles.

What do we offer?

  • Safe disposal of used needles
  • Clean needles
  • Confidential Hepatitis C testing (optional)
  • Onsite treatment referral (optional): 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • FREE confidential HIV & Syphilis testing (optional)
  • Education
Aug
1
Tue
Eat, Move, Lose Weight Support Group @ Lexington-Fayette County Health Department South
Aug 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Free weight-loss support group appropriate for anyone wishing to lose weight or maintain weight loss. Share struggles and ideas with others.

Aug
2
Wed
Gestational Diabetes Class @ Lexington-Fayette County Health Department South
Aug 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Gestational Diabetes Class @ Lexington-Fayette County Health Department South | Lexington | Kentucky | United States

Free class for pregnant women diagnosed with Gestational Diabetes to learn about controlling blood sugar to have a healthy pregnancy.

Diabetes Support Group-Ballard Griffith Towers @ Ballard Griffith Towers (Ballard Cafeteria)
Aug 2 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Aug
4
Fri
Needle-Exchange @ Lexington-Fayette County Health Department (Dr. Rice C. Leach Community Room)
Aug 4 @ 11:00 am – 4:30 pm
Needle-Exchange @ Lexington-Fayette County Health Department (Dr. Rice C. Leach Community Room) | Lexington | Kentucky | United States

The needle-exchange is anonymous and confidential. You must bring in used needles to receive new needles.

What do we offer?

  • Safe disposal of used needles
  • Clean needles
  • Confidential Hepatitis C testing (optional)
  • Onsite treatment referral (optional): 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • FREE confidential HIV & Syphilis testing (optional)
  • Education
Aug
8
Tue
Food Manager Certification Class @ Lexington-Fayette County Health Department (Dr. Rice C. Leach Community Room)
Aug 8 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

For more information about the Food Manager Certification Class, click here. You can also take your test online.

Diabetes Prevention Program @ Lexington-Fayette County Health Department South
Aug 8 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Diabetes Prevention Program @ Lexington-Fayette County Health Department South | Lexington | Kentucky | United States

Free year-long intensive program helps overweight adults or those diagnosed with pre-diabetes reduce their risk for developing full diabetes. Begins with weekly meetings.