Pennyrile District Health Department

Pennyrile District Health Department oversees the operations of clinics in Caldwell, Crittenden, Livingston, Lyon and Trigg Counties in rural southwestern Kentucky, offering affordable health care to its 53,095 residents. The area served in the Pennyrile District is located in rural southwestern Kentucky. 

The goal of the Pennyrile District Health department is to serve the citizen of our five counties by promoting good health practices, preventing diseases, and protecting their health and welfare. To obtain our goal we offer a variety of services to the counties.  Explore our website to find out what all your local health departments can do for you.


Our district office is located at 208 Outlet Ave, Eddyville, KY 42038

Vision Statement- "Working Together for a Healthier Tomorrow"


Mission Statement- "Pennyrile District Health Department is dedicated to protecting the environment, providing preventive health services, and educating our communities to promote healthier lifestyles. "


Values- "PDHD- Prepared, Dedicated, Healthy, and Driven"

District Director- Allison Beshear

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Services of the Pennyrile District Health department are available to all qualified persons regardless of race, creed, color, sex, country of origin, or disability.