Free school physicals for new elementary students in Richmond, Henrico

Free school physicals for new elementary students in Richmond, Henrico
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RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - The Richmond and Henrico Health Districts are offering free physicals to new uninsured elementary students.

The physicals will be offered to students going into Kindergarten through 5th grade at school readiness events by the health district clinics.

Immunizations required to enter school will also be given if needed.

There are limited appointments available between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m., so be sure to make an appointment at your preferred location.

Here is the last date and location available:

Monday, August 24 (Henrico residents)

  • Henrico West Health Department, 8600 Dixon Powers Drive, Henrico, VA 23228 | Call 804-501-4651 to make an appointment

Things to know before your visit:

  • You must bring your child’s immunization record
  • Only one person may accompany each patient (child)
  • Wear a mask (all persons age 2 and older)
  • No sports physicals – school entry physicals only
  • Reschedule your appointment if you or your child are feeling ill the day of your appointment

For more information, visit the Richmond and Henrico health district websites.

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