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Kentucky Health Resources

The great state of Kentucky encompasses a wealth of resources aimed at bringing materials to individuals who are serious about their health.

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Partnership for a Fit Kentucky

The Partnership for a Fit Kentucky is a public/private partnership which supports the Kentucky Department for Public Health’s CDC Obesity Prevention Grant. The focus is on promoting nutrition and physically active communities. This website is a clearinghouse of the Partnership for a Fit Kentucky’s initiatives. The intent is to link resources, network programs, provide tools that work, and strengthen partnerships in order to develop cutting edge initiatives.

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Get Healthy Kentucky

Get Healthy Kentucky has been created to help each and every Kentuckian develop a healthier lifestyle. Through Get Healthy Kentucky we have formed great partnerships and we are continuing to build these relationships to focus on and improve the health indicators and quality of life in our great commonwealth.

We have created an educational model focused on nutrition, physical activity and tobacco cessation. Every choice counts and by making the right choice, we are better able to prevent and reduce the risk of chronic diseases. This will improve the health status of Kentuckians and create a healthy culture and environment not only for our children and grandchildren, but for all our fellow Kentuckians.This site will provide you, as an individual, business, school, faith-based organization, or any other interested organization with reliable information and resources, to become engaged in your own health and wellness. You will be able to access age appropriate content to tailor a program that fits your needs. You will also be able to sign up to participate in our very own Governor’s Fitness Challenge.

We have a great opportunity and we encourage everyone to take advantage of these resources, so together, we can "Get Healthy Kentucky."

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Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services

The Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) is home to most of the state's human services and health care programs, including Medicaid, the Department for Community Based Services and the Department for Public Health. CHFS is one of the largest agencies in state government, with nearly 8,000 full and part-time employees.

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Kentucky Women's Cancer Screening Program

The Kentucky Women’s Cancer Screening Program of the Department for Public Health provides breast and cervical screening and follow-up services, professional education, public education, outreach, quality assurance and surveillance. Screening and follow-up services are provided from local health care providers through contracts with local health departments. The program is funded by both state and federal funds and is part of the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program.

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