100 Glenns Creek Road Frankfort, KY 40601
Business Office (502) 564-4269
Clinic Services (502) 564-7647
School Health (502) 564-7381
Emergency After-Hours Number (502) 875-8582
851 East West Connector Frankfort, KY 40601
Business Office (502) 564-9336
Community Health (502) 564-5559
Environmental Health (502) 564-7382
HANDS (502) 564-5559
Home Health (502) 564-7383

   The Franklin County Community Health Education Team (CHET) works hard to assure Essential Public Health Service #3: Inform, educate and empower people about health issues.  Our team is comprised of competent public health professionals dedicated to link people to needed personal health services and information. 

CHET serves the community in the following areas:
•    Contributing weekly health articles to the local paper, State Journal
•    Hosting a monthly TV program, Working on Wellness
•    Collaborating with Community Partners to build a Community Health Assessment and Community Health Improvement Plan
•    Tobacco Use Prevention
•    Tobacco Cessation Class
•    Diabetes Prevention Program
•    Diabetes Self-Management Education
•    Diabetes Coalition and Support
•    Facilitates Franklin County MAPP (Mobilizing for Action through Planning and Partnerships)
•    Humana Vitality Assessments
•    STD/STI presentations (spell out)
•    Health Fairs
•    Longest Day of Play
•    Falls Prevention/Safe Aging
•    General health presentations
•    Members on multiple county coalitions
•    Provide Worksite Wellness Programs

Office Location:  851 East West Connector
When using MapQuest, Google Maps, Yahoo Maps, OnStar, Etc: Use 100 Moore Drive, Frankfort, KY 40601 Then turn Right for FCHD PHC Building

Office Hours
:  by appointment only

Phone Number
: (502) 564 - 5559                  

Our Mission: Prevent. Promote. Protect. Franklin County.
Our Vision: Live. Work. Play. Pray. Healthy!
Our Values: Accountability, Dedication, Empowerment, Equity, Excellence, Flexibility, Integrity, Respect



The Franklin County Health Department is committed to a policy of providing opportunities to people regardless of economic or social status and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnic origin, national origin, creed, religion, political belief, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age, veteran status, or physical or mental disability. FCHD is an equal opportunity provider and equal opportunity employer.

The Franklin County Health Department endeavors to make its Website accessible to the widest possible audience. Any problems with or questions about the Franklin County Health Department Website may be directed to the  webmaster.


 FCHD will be closed the following dates   FCHD Board of Health Meetings   
Monday   Jan 20 Martin Luther King Day       Mar 18th 2020  12pm  Building Subcommittee Meeting at FCHD - Public Health Center   
Thursday March 12

Staff Development Day


Friday April 10  Good Friday, Closed 1/2 day       March 16, 2020         6pm at FCHD - Public Health Center  
Monday May 25 Memorial Day      June 15, 2020           6pm at FCHD - Public Health Center  
Thursday  June 4

Staff Development Meeting 

FCHD Closed 

Friday July 3 Independence Day         
Monday Sept 7 Labor Day        
Tuesday Nov 3 Presidential Election Day        
Wednesday Nov 11 Veterans Day        
Thursday Nov 26 Thanksgiving Day        
Friday Nov 27 FCHD Closed         
Thursday  Dec 24 Christmas Eve        
Wednesday Dec 25 Christmas Day        
Thursday Dec 31 New Year's Eve        
Frday  Jan 1,2021 New Year's Day