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


Public Health Programs & Services

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department is made up of a variety of programs that provide numerous public health services.

Our main areas of focus include:

  • communicable disease control

  • emergency preparedness

  • and health promotion.

 For questions on any of our services, please call our main line at (859) 252-2371.



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.

Questions About the Health Benefits Exchange? Kentucky has created a special hotline and website to answer all your questions. Please call 1-855-4kynect (1-855-459-6328) or visit kynect.ky.gov. They can provide all the appropriate information on how to enroll in person or by paper.

Change in services: Our Public Health Clinic at 805A Newtown Circle is no longer able to see patients for the following programs: family planning, adult immunizations and or physicals, pediatric immunizations, breast/cervical cancer and pregnancy testing. HealthFirst Bluegrass Inc., a Federally Qualified Health Center, provides case management services to Kentucky Women’s Cancer Screening Program (BCCP) patients, family planning, pregnancy testing and pediatric immunizations. For information, please call (859) 288-2425.

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