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Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention

Addressing the problems of teen pregnancy, KAPPI (Knox Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Initiative) is based at the Knox County Health Department and is part of a statewide effort. More


Breastfeeding Support Group

Supporting breastfeeding moms and their babies, the Knox Breastfriends Group offers special speakers, group discussions and lively conversation about relevant topics. More


Breastfeeding Welcomed Here Pledge

Citing benefits for mothers, babies and the broader community, the Knox County Health Department is encouraging businesses to sign the Breastfeeding Welcomed Here Pledge. More


Chronic Disease Self-Management Program

This program is an effective self-management education series for people with chronic health problems like arthritis, diabetes, and lung and heart disease. Weekly workshops take place over the course of six weeks and are for 2 1/2 hours each. More.


Eat Play Live Knoxville

Combining evidence-based recommendations to promote healthy weight and community wisdom about the practical application of these recommendations. More


Epidemiology Program

Conducting surveillance and follow-up investigations of 54 diseases that are reportable by law in Tennessee. More


Diabetes Management Series

Helping participants learn how proper diet, medication, stress management and exercise can keep you healthier. More


Healthy Kids, Healthy Communities

Supporting community action to prevent childhood obesity. More


N.E.A.T.

Coupling policies for nutrition and physical activity with role modeling to improve the health of youth who are at high-risk for developing unhealthy lifestyle and eating behaviors. More


Senior Exercise Classes

Helping adults 65+ stay active and independent for life. More


Safe Routes to School

The Knox County Safe Routes to School Partnership works to make it safer, easier and more fun for kids to get to and from school under their own power. More


Safe Sleep

By promoting the ABCs of Safe Sleep, we can prevent infant deaths related to unsafe sleeping conditions. It’s important for parents, grandparents and anyone who cares for an infant to understand these simple steps. More


Start Smart

An interactive program that provides information about good prenatal care and child brain development. More


TENNderCARE

TENNderCARE provides checkups and health care services for children who have TennCare. The goal of the program is to increase the number of children in Tennessee who receive preventative health screenings. More


Tobacco Use Prevention and Control

Providing information, education and programming for prevention, tobacco use cessation and secondhand smoke awareness. More


Together! Healthy Knox

Building a diverse, vibrant community that nurtures good health and quality of life. More


Unintentional Injuries

Addressing senior fall prevention and health as well as car seat safety.More


Violence Prevention

Offering services, program development and technical support to help prevent rape, sexual assault and other forms of interpersonal violence in Knox County. More


Worksite Wellness

Providing educational materials, support and guidance to assist employers in making well choices for and with their employees. More


Youth Health Board

Bringing together a diverse group of high school students from across Knox County who demonstrate strong leadership skills, a commitment to the community and an interest in health-related issues. For more information, contact: Brooke Bock at (865) 215-5170 or brooke.bock@knoxcounty.org.

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Main Clinic
140 Dameron Ave,
Knoxville, TN 37917
865-215-5000

Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

All health department clinics open at 12:30 p.m. on the 1st Wednesday of the month.

405 Dante Road
Knoxville, TN 37918
865-215-5500

Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Closed:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
(daily for lunch)

All health department clinics open at 12:30 p.m. on the 1st Wednesday of the month.

1028 Old Cedar Bluff
Knoxville, TN 37923
865-215-5950

Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

All health department clinics open at 12:30 p.m. on the 1st Wednesday of the month.

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