Knox County Tennessee

Education and Resources

KCHD has many educational resources that can benefit your family's health. We cover a wide array of topics, such as breastfeeding tips, heart health and diabetes management classes, and information on how to request immunizations records and birth certificates. Learn more about these resources below.

Education and Resources Highlights

  • All4Knox image

    Education, resources, and data
    about substance misuse are
    available at

  • Breastfeeding Resources and Support image

    We offer FREE, online resources
    including guides, breastfeeding
    videos, and a toolkit for families on our website.

  • Diabetes Classes image

    These FREE classes provide
    diabetes management education and resources for those with
    diabetes or pre-diabetes. Classes are offered quarterly in-person and online.

  • Food Resource Guide image

    This guide lists addresses and
    phone numbers for local food
    pantries available across Knox

  • Heart Health image

    We offer a FREE, two-part heart health class twice a year that stresses the importance of healthy eating, exercise, weight
    management, and goal setting.
    Classes are available in-person and online

  • Knox Teen Health image

    An online resource that promotes open dialogue about physical and mental health between teens,
    parents and teachers. These
    resources can be found at

  • CHANT image

    Requests for immunization records, birth certificates and other vital
    records are now available online.

  • Strong Baby image

    An online resource dedicated to improving the well-being of mothers, infants and children. This website shares information related to safe sleep for infants, prenatal care for mothers, family planning resources, and much more. Visit for more

Have Questions?
Call: 865-215-5555

Need to report a public
health emergency?

Call 865-215-5093

On the first Wednesday of every month, all KCHD offices and clinics are closed in the morning for staff in-service. On these days, the main location (140 Dameron Ave.) will open at 11 a.m. and the West Clinic (1028 Old Cedar Bluff) will open at 11:30 a.m.

Clinics will also open at 10:30 a.m. (Main location) and 11 a.m. (West Clinic) on the following Wednesdays: April 17 and July 17. All other offices will open at 8 a.m.