Lake Cumberland District Health Department
A healthy today for a brighter tomorrow.
Looking to the future, we keep our eyes on emerging public health strategies. Click the following links to learn how we are engaging with some recent key public health initiatives:
Initiatives that challenge local health departments to become “chief health strategists”.
Initiatives that challenge local health departments to meet foundational capacities.
Initiatives that challenge local health departments to both provide services and advocate for broad policy change.
Initiatives that challenge local health departments to focus on interventions that can make a significant impact within five years.
Initiatives that focus on childhood development and adverse childhood experiences.
The Health Report Card contain statistics and analysis for each county within the district and compares that information with District, State, National, and Healthy People goals.Click Here
We delve into the three core functions of public health and what they mean – for the public and specifically for future public health professionals.Click Here