It is our mission is to assure the public’s health and safety through prevention, promotion, and protection. In everything we do, our vision is to improve health and safety in our district. This is where we live, work, play, and pray and we want our communities to thrive.

FCHD continues to provide services across all departments. Some programs are scheduling appointments, other services may be offered through phone or video appointments. This includes WIC, Family Planning, Diabetes classes, and other Community Health programs. Some face-to-face appointments may still be conducted and will be determined on a case-by-case basis, as determined by need.


Just Say Yes partners with schools, families, youth, community groups, local government, businesses, and faith leaders to create positive environments that prevent youth substance use in Franklin County.

FCHD will be closed on the following dates 


Jan 1 – New Year’s Day
Jan. 17- Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday
Mar. 17 – Staff Meeting
April 15- Good Friday (half day)
May 30- Memorial Day
June 16 – Staff Meeting
July 4 – Independence Day
Sept. 5 – Labor Day
Sept. 15 – Staff Meeting
Nov. 11 – Veterans Day
Nov. 24-25 – Thanksgiving
Dec. 16 – Staff Meeting
Dec. 23-26 – Christmas
Dec. 30- Jan 2- New Year’s

FCHD Board of Health Meetings

Meeting Location:
Franklin Co Health Dept
Public Health Center
851 East-West Connector
Frankfort, KY 40601
Zoom Meeting will be available


Sept 19, 2022
Dec 19, 2022
Mar 20, 2023
June 19, 2023

Phone Number

Emergency After-Hours Number
 (502) 875-8582

100 Glenns Creek Road Frankfort, KY 40601
Business Office 
Clinic Services 
School Health 


Public Health Center
851 East-West Connector Frankfort, KY 40601
Environmental Health Business Office 

Community Health 
Environmental Health

In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.

Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the Franklin County Health Department or the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at:, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation.

The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:

1. Mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; or

2. Fax: (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or

3. Email: [email protected]


The Franklin County Health Department is an EEO/EOP/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA institution in the provision of its education and employment programs and services. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, and parental status.   

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