Preventive health services can detect minor problems before they become serious. Detecting these problems early is an effective way to improve quality of life and reduce health care costs.


Although known best for providing shots (immunizations) to our community’s children. We offer many other services and programs for children and adolescents. Our children’s health program provides a large array of services to offer our patients assessment. Some of these services include newborn screening, well child and school health exams, fluoride varnishing, tuberculosis screenings, immunizations, lead screenings and much more. 

Highly trained medical professionals provide children’s health care services. These professions adhere to guidelines set forth by the Department of Public Health’s Public Health Practice Reference ensuring your child’s care is provided at the highest possible professional standard. 

These services are available, with an appointment, in our ten county health centers. Many of these services are also available in our 55 off-site clinics located in area schools. Please contact the local health department for more information.

More Information:
Kentucky Kids Health
Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services - Children
Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services - EPSDT