Welcome to the Northeast Kentucky AHEC


The Northeast Kentucky Area Health Education Center (NE KY AHEC) is one of eight regional centers in Kentucky, and more than 235 nationwide, that have a mission of  enhancing access to quality health care services in rural and medically under served areas. This is accomplished through a variety of health careers pipeline initiatives striving to improve the supply and distribution of health care professionals via community and academic partnerships. These pipeline initiatives include health careers promotion, support for health professions students, and the provision of continuing and community-level education.  

Visit the About Us section to learn more about the NE AHEC's history, staff, and the 17-county area we serve.

March 12, 2021

Northeast Kentucky Substance Use Response Coalition Wins National Award

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December 16, 2020

NE KY AHEC/SCH Chosen as Grantee Spotlight

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September 23, 2020

St. Claire HealthCare and NE KY Substance Use Response Coalition Awarded $200,000 Planning Grant Project

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August 4, 2020

St. Claire HealthCare, NE KY AHEC, and NE KY Substance Use Response Coalition Awarded $1 Million Grant Project

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