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Lexington-Fayette County Health Department

Flu and COVID-19 vaccinations are available by same-day appointment Monday-Thursday by calling 859-288-2483.

Contact us

Phone: (859) 252-2371

Address: 650 Newtown Pike Lexington, KY 40508

Building hours of operation


8AM – 4:00PM

Saturday & Sunday


** For specific department hours click link above. **

FLU & COVID-19 Vaccinations are available by same-day appointment Monday-Thursday by calling 859-288-2483.

Vaccination Update

Free flu and COVID-19 shots are available for uninsured/underinsured people and children with Medicaid by same-day appointment only at LFCHD’s Public Health Clinic, 650 Newtown Pike. Please call 859-288-2483 Monday-Thursday to make an appointment. We encourage others with insurance to get the flu shot and COVID-19 shot at area pharmacies or medical providers. Visit www.vaccines.gov to find locations near you. Weekly updates can continue to be found at the Kentucky Department for Public Health’s dashboard.

Lexington-Fayette County Health Department Events

Find out more about our programs, classes, information and support for the health of Lexington-Fayette County.

Healthy Living with Diabetes

Healthy Living with Diabetes

When: 06/06/2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: online

Learn how to manage type 2 diabetes with this four-part series 1-3 p.m. starting June 6. This class will help you develop a plan, including healthy eating and activity, that works for you, as well

Lex-CHIP Quarterly Meeting

Lex-CHIP Quarterly Meeting

When: 05/08/2024 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: Lexington-Fayette County Health Department, 650 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40508, USA

The Lexington-Fayette Community Health Improvement Partnership (Lex-CHIP) will meet 12-2 p.m. Wednesday, May 8, at 650 Newtown Pike. The agenda will include a priority area data presentation and subcommittee breakout sessions.  We would love to

Diabetes Nutrition Basics

Diabetes Nutrition Basics

When: 05/23/2024 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Black and Williams Center, 498 Georgetown St, Lexington, KY 40508, USA

Our free Diabetes Nutrition Basics class will teach more about healthy eating with diabetes! Join us 5-7 p.m. Thursday, May 23, at the Waypoint Center at Black & Williams Center, 498 Georgetown St., Room 104.