Free community testing events scheduled in Richmond, Henrico

Free community testing events scheduled in Richmond, Henrico
The Richmond City Health District has two more upcoming COVID-19 testing events in the month of July. (Source: Pixabay)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - The Richmond City Health District has announced additional free community testing events for the month of August, including one on a Saturday.

Here’s a list of dates, locations and times:

  • Tuesday, Aug. 18 at Diversity Richmond in Richmond from 4 p.m. to 6 pm.
  • Thursday, Aug. 20 at Fairfield Middle School in Henrico from 9 a,m. to 11 a.m.
  • Saturday, Aug. 22 at Richmond Ephesus Seventh-day Adventist Church in Richmond from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

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

Limited walk-up testing will also be offered while test supplies last.

Attendees are advised to bring their umbrella for rainy weather or shade from the sun while waiting in line.

Individuals will be notified of their results in five to seven business days. If notification is not received after 7 business days, call the Test Results Hotline at 804-486-2107, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Voice messages will be returned within one business day.

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