Public Health Works For You

Public Health Works for You Do you know what public health does for you? Lincoln Trail District Health Department offers a variety of services “behind the scenes.” Public health workers truly are silent champions in the community. In fact, many of our success stories include the things that never happened because our primary mission is prevention of disease, disability, and injury. Every community member is affected by the work that public health does on a daily basis because our target population is literally everyone residing within our jurisdiction. You may not know it, but you have received a public health service even if you never walked through the doors of one of our sites! Here … Read More...

National Women’s Health Week May 10th-16th

Celebrate Women’s Health in May DPH Encourages Women to Follow Four Rules of Good Health FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 8, 2015) − In conjunction with National Women’s Health Week May 10-16, the Department for Public Health (DPH) is reminding Kentucky women to be physically active, eat right, get routine preventive health screenings and avoid risky behaviors, such as smoking and excessive sun exposure. “For many women, taking care of their own health is far down on their ‘to do’ list,” said DPH Commissioner Dr. Stephanie Mayfield. “They care for their children, their spouse and so many other relatives, neighbors and friends. During National Women’s Health Week, we hope that women in Kentucky will … Read More...

Reportable Diseases

The health department treats and educates these diseases to prevent future instances.

Report an Event

Open a case for the health department to investigate.

Food Prep Training

Coming Soon.

Food Scores

Coming Soon.

Public Health Works For You

Public Health Works for You Do you know what public health does for you? Lincoln Trail District Health Department offers a variety of services “behind the scenes.” Public health workers truly are silent champions in the community. In fact, many of our success stories include the things that never happened because our primary mission is prevention of disease, disability, and injury. Every community member is affected by the work that public health does on a daily basis because our target population is literally everyone residing within our jurisdiction. You may not know it, but you have received a public health service even if you never walked through the doors of one of our sites! Here … Read More...