Search Button
Divider Home Button
Free patches can help you quit smoking
Quit Now Kentucky is a FREE tobacco cessation service to help Kentuckians quit smoking or using tobacco products. Residents of Boone, Campbell, Grant and Kenton counties are eligible to receive four weeks of free nicotine patches when they get help through the Quit Line. Learn more. - See more at:

Solar Eclipse
If you're making plans to view the total solar eclipse on Aug, 21, be sure to keep your health in mind, with steps to protect your eyes and be safe outdoors in summer weather. Some tips from the Kentucky Department for Public Health
.  More info button

Upcoming Events
Featured Programs

The Health Department inspects more than 300 swimming pools in Northern Kentucky, including public pools, neighborhood pools, apartment and hotel pools. Learn more about the inpsection process.

Latest News

Northern Kentucky schools receive grants to promote healthy living, substance abuse prevention
More than $200,000 of grant funding from the Kentucky Department for Public Health has been distributed to five Northern Kentucky school districts to support initiatives that reduce substance abuse, violence, underage drinking, bullying and suicide, as well as programs that promote long-term educational and career success. The Early Childhood Healthy Living grants will run through June of 2019. More info

The Northern Kentucky Health Department will honor Williamstown, Ky., Mayor Rick Skinner with the 2016 Award of Excellence in Public Health. Skinner is being recognized for his leadership of the Fitness for Life Around Grant County (FFLAG) coalition as it works to improve health in Grant County, specifically efforts to create opportunities for physical activity and improved nutrition for residents; and for his willingness to advocate for a syringe access exchange program. - See more at:

More recent news
Health Department, Grant County Middle School work together to improve health
Learn how to manage diabetes at free class

District Board of Helath names officers