Where you can get a free COVID-19 test in Richmond, Henrico

Posted at 12:05 PM, Aug 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-19 12:13:44-04

RICHMOND, Va. – Two COVID-19 community testing events have been scheduled for the week of August 24th in the City of Richmond and Henrico County.

Tuesday, August 25 - Hotchkiss Field Community Center (Richmond)
Address: 701 E. Brookland Park Blvd, Richmond, VA 23222
Time: 4:00 – 6:00 PM

Thursday, August 27 - Tuckahoe Middle School (Henrico)
Address: 9000 Three Chopt Rd., Richmond, VA 23229
Time: 9:00 -11:00 AM

Both events will be held rain or shine.

The free testing is being offered for people who may not have insurance, or whose insurance does not cover COVID-19, who have COVID-19 symptoms, who are pregnant, are age 65 and older, or have underlying medical conditions.

Testing will be conducted by appointment to facilitate safety and social distancing.

To register for testing, call the Richmond and Henrico COVID-19 hotline at 804-205-3501, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday-Friday (except holidays).

Walk up testing is available to persons who meet testing criteria, but is not guaranteed due to limited availability.

Individuals will be notified of their results in 5-7 business days. If notification is not received after 7 business days, call the Test Results Hotline at (804) 486-2107.