The Kansas Association of Local Health Departments (KALHD) is a nonprofit association dedicated to strengthening local health departments for the purpose of improving and protecting the health of all Kansans. KALHD’s membership consists of 93 of the 100 local health departments in Kansas.
300 SW 8th Avenue, Suite 300
Topeka, Kansas 66603-3912
Michelle Ponce, Executive Director
Heather Richardson, Assistant Director
KALHD Mission: Strengthening local health departments for the purpose of improving and protecting the health of all Kansans. To see more about the organizational structure, events, financing , and/or affiliations click on KALHD Overview.
List of KALHD Members (excel file) List does not include the following counties: Chautauqua, Cherokee, Crawford, Elk, Hamilton, Labette, Montogmery.
The officers, members-at-large and District Representatives shall constitute the Board of Directors which shall be the governing body of the Association and shall conduct the affairs for the Association in a legal fashion in accordance with the provisions of the constitutions and bylaws.
The KALHD Board of Directors Meeting is held on the third Tuesday of the month, excluding December. Current meeting information and past meeting materials are available at Meeting Resources and Documents.