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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:

Farmers’ Markets
Farmers’ markets provide a venue where local farmers can sell their produce and other farm-based manufactured products directly to the public. Kentucky farmers’ markets within Northern Kentucky continue to enjoy growth and success. Find out more about your local farmers' markets. more info icon

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HIV Testing

6/29/2016 1 PM

Health Insurance Enrollment

6/29/2016 1 PM

Syringe access exchange 


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More than 300 Northern Kentucky pools are inspected by the Health Department, including public pools, hotel/motel pools and neighborhood association pools. Indoor pools are inspected a minimum of twice per year; outdoor pools are inspected at least two times during the season they are open. More Info

Latest News

Mosquito bite prevention stressed after Northern Kentucky travler tests positive for Zika virus
With the first case of Zika virus in Northern Kentucky recently confirmed in a Boone County man, the Northern Kentucky Health Department is urging residents to take precautions to prevent the spread of the virus. The infected individual has a history of travel to an area where Zika virus has been found, and was diagnosed upon his return.. 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:

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