Search Button
Divider Home Button
Free patches can help you quit smoking
Quit Now Kentucky is a FREE tobacco cessation service to help Kentuckians quit smoking or using tobacco products. Residents of Boone, Campbell, Grant and Kenton counties are eligible to receive four weeks of free nicotine patches when they get help through the Quit Line. Learn more. - See more at:

"In NKY, Health Adds Up," is the Health Department's fiscal year 2015-2016 annual report, which highlights accomplishments between July 1, 2015, and June 30, 2016. More info button

Upcoming Events
Featured Programs

Any building can have high level of radon, so it is important to test your home. Testing is easy and inexpensive. The Health Department has a limited number of free radon test kits available for residents of Boone, Campbell, Grant or Kenton Counties. More info button

Latest News

In first year, Grant County syringe exchange prevents disease, connects to treatment

In its first year of operation, the Grant County syringe access exchange program has helped 130 people prevent infectious diseases spread through IV drug use. Services are offered on Wednesday afternoons at the Health Department’s Grant County Health Center in Williamstown, Ky. The program launched on March 16, 2016   More info

The Northern Kentucky Health Department will honor Williamstown, Ky., Mayor Rick Skinner with the 2016 Award of Excellence in Public Health. Skinner is being recognized for his leadership of the Fitness for Life Around Grant County (FFLAG) coalition as it works to improve health in Grant County, specifically efforts to create opportunities for physical activity and improved nutrition for residents; and for his willingness to advocate for a syringe access exchange program. - See more at:

More recent news
Take steps to protect elderly, other vulnerable groups from flu
Temporary food permit process changes to improve food safety, efficiency

Get practical tips to manage diabetes at three upcoming programs
Five awkward minutes can save your life: Women's cancer screenings