Henrico to distribute COVID-19 care kits at drive-through sites

Posted at 12:21 PM, Oct 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-23 18:43:08-04

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. -- Henrico County is distributing free COVID-19 care kits at drive-through sites on October 23 and 24.

The kits consist of reusable cloth face coverings, hand sanitizer and flyers with health information.

The drive-through sites are intended to offer convenient access for residents who may not have received kits in earlier doorstep distributions, as well as for anyone else who need the supplies.

Henrico residents can pick up the free care kits at drive-through distribution sites planned for 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 23, and for 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24.

The care kits will be available for pickup, while supplies last, at:

“These are centralized locations where the public can pick up personal protective equipment and useful information,” said Monica Smith-Callahan, deputy county manager for community affairs. “Henrico County is committed to helping its residents as they continue to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic.”