Henry County Health Department

75 Park Road, New Castle 40050

(502) 845-2882 


Shelby County Health Department

615 11th Street, Shelbyville, KY 40065

(502) 633-1231


Spencer County Health Department

88 Spears Drive, Taylorsville, KY 40071

(502) 477-8146


Trimble County Health Department

138 Miller Lane, Bedford, KY 40006

(502) 255-7701

Welcome to the North Central District webpage, we are committed to providing our communities with assistance and guidance to improve our counties. The district is also taking strides in keeping up with the ever increasing technology by implementing new programs and projects to improve our surrounding counties.


Ms. Roanya Rice

Public Health Director

Roanya Rice, MBA, BSN, RN

North Central District Health Department strives to promote and protect the community health of (Henry, Shelby, Spencer, and Trimble Counties). As Director, my goal is for our district health department to be visible to the community and viewed as organization of service that is making a difference in the lives of the people we serve. I want the community to know and understand what the health department does and how we impact their lives on a daily bases. Through AssessmentPolicy Development and Assurance the Health Department;

  •  Prevent epidemics and spread of disease
  • Protect against environmental hazards  
  • Prevent injuries
  • Promote and encourage health behaviors
  • Respond to disasters and assist communities in recovery
  • Assure the quality and accessibility of services

Our work is guided by the Ten Essential Public Health Services.