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Lake Cumberland District Health Department
A healthy today for a brighter tomorrow.
If it is after hours and you are calling to report a public health emergency such as a disease outbreak or a bioterrorism attack, call: 1 (800) 295-8253.
211 Fruit of the Loom Dr, Jamestown, KY 42629 | (270) 343-2181
Your wellness is our mission!
Beat the back-to-school rush– schedule your child’s immunizations today. To book an appointment or for more information about the immunizations, please call the Russell County Health Department at (270) 383-2181. Medicaid is accepted. Immunization records must be brought to the appointment. A legal guardian must be present.
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For information about WIC services, connect with our clinic here.
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Contact us via phone to schedule your appointment with Russell County Health Department.
WIC is a supplemental food program that provides nutrition counseling, breastfeeding support, education, nutritious foods and referrals to healthcare services. WIC improves the health of pregnant, breastfeeding, postpartum women, infants and children up to age 5.
The Kentucky Health Access Nurturing Development Services (HANDS) program is a voluntary home visitation program for any new or expectant parents. HANDS supports families as they build healthy, safe environments for the optimal growth and development of children.
LCDHD offers Breastfeeding Support services, including access to our breastfeeding coordinator and peer counselors. Learn more about the services we offer expectant mothers and join us in the effort to promote successful breastfeeding.
View the Russell County Health Department Community Calendar for a schedule of our classes and events.
The Lake Cumberland District requires all food handlers to become certified food employees. It is EASY to get certified! Take the training and test available here.
Looking for a job in public health? Join our team of community health professionals. View our job openings.
We are proudly committed to the mission and vision statements of the Lake Cumberland District Health Department:
The Lake Cumberland District Health Department will prevent illness and injury, promote good health practices and assure a safe environment.
The Lake Cumberland District Health Department will be a leader in preventive health care, health education, and environmental monitoring in collaboration with the public and private sectors. We will show compassion and respect as we strive to improve the health of our communities.
211 Fruit of the Loom Dr, Jamestown, KY 42629