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Resource Guide



The Clark County Mental Health & Substance Misuse Community Resource Guide has been compiled by the collaborative efforts of the Clark County Health Department, Clark County Mental Health Task Force and Clark County Agency for Substance Abuse Policy (ASAP).  The guide has been developed to serve as a quick reference to assist those seeking help for themselves or a loved one with mental illness or a substance use disorder. 
 Click on the link to view the resource guide: 

Harm Reduction

The Harm Reduction Syringe Exchange Program will be tomorrow, November 27th from 12pm-4pm at the Clark County Health Department.  For more information, please call us at (859)744-4482.

2019 Trail Blazer Award





We would like to CONGRATULATE our Director, Becky Kissick on receiving the
 2019 TRAIL BLAZER AWARD!! 

This award is to recognize and honor a creative Innovative Public Health Director who has less than five years' 
experience. Also, one who has demonstrated great leadership skills, loyalty, devotion and perseverance for the 
betterment of public health departments, with an impact on comprehensive public health services.








 



 

Home Health Agency

The Clark County Home Health Agency officially ceased operations on Friday, October 11th, 2019.  Please contact the Clark County Health Department for questions at (859)744-4482.

Please note, the services offered by the health department remain unchanged.  The Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnostic and Treatment (EPSDT) program and outpatient therapeutic services are continuing to be offered as well.  This notice is only regarding the home health agency. 

 

If you have any questions or would like additional information, please do not hesitate to contact Becky Kissick by phone at (859) 744- 4482 or via email at Rebecca.Kissick@ky.gov.

Emergency Contraception

In the event that emergency contraception (Plan B) is needed outside of Clark County Health Department operational hours, this method can be obtained at most local pharmacies and large supermarket chains such as Walmart  or Kroger without a prescription.

Volunteer for Medical Reserve Corps

Do you want to volunteer and be of service to your community during times of need or disaster? Consider applying to volunteer with the Medical Reserve Corps. The Clark County Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) is a part of the Clark County Health Department. MRC volunteers are properly trained to help out during emergencies, disasters, and public health practice initiatives.