Immunization - For Adults and Children
See our Latest News section for the latest immunization requirements for Kentucky Schools. You will also find a chart of immunization requirements for school, daycare & head start programs.
Who should get inactivated influenza vaccine? People 6 months of age and older at risk for getting a serious case of influenza or influenza complications, and people in close contact with them (including all household members) should get the vaccine.
Upcoming Diabetes Support Group Meetings
Our goal is to provide educational programs and emotional support in the self-management of diabetes. We encourage all people with diabetes and their family members to join us monthly for these discussions and educational opportunities. See the Events, Classes and Clinic section for a list of dates and times.
WIC (Women, Infants & Children)
A supplemental food program for those meeting both income and nutritional eligibility guidelines. Nutrition counseling and food vouchers for pregnant and postpartum women, breast-feeding women, Infants and children at nutritional risk up to age five.
In deciding when or whether to have a child, men and women can choose from several contraceptive methods. Your local health department offers annual exams, preconceptual counseling, birth control methods and pregnancy testing.
Well Child Exams and Sports Physicals
Periodic screenings from birth to 21 years.
Cancer Screening Services available include Pap smear, clinical breast examination and instruction for performing breast self exams. Mammography screening, smoking cessation classes and general cancer information are also available.
Testing, treatment and follow-up.
STD and HIV/AIDS
Testing and treatment for most sexually transmitted diseases. HIV counseling and testing. Referral services. All services are CONFIDENTIAL.