LFCHD receives state award for NEP
The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department recently received the Commissioner’s Award for the successful implementation of a needle-exchange program in Lexington! Since opening Sept. 4, 2015, the NEP has received 10,297 used needles and given out 10,803 clean needles. Dr. Kraig Humbaugh, acting commissioner of health for Kentucky (and soon to be the new commissioner at LFCHD!), presented the award to Jessica Cobb and Roanya Rice, pictured.