Did you know you can get free COVID-19 home tests? They're easy to use, and rapid home tests give results in minutes.
You may be able to pick up free home tests at a North Carolina organization near you, while supplies last. NCDHHS is partnering with community organizations, called Community Access Points, for test distribution.
Get the free tests now so you're prepared for holiday travel and gatherings.
Find where to pick up free tests near you:
You must be 14 or older to pick up tests. Call before you go to make sure tests are still available.
Feeling sick and need to test quickly?
- Get tested and treated at a one-stop Test to Treat site. No health insurance or ID needed.
- Or, stay at home and book a virtual visit. Are you uninsured? Or underinsured? You may qualify for a free nationwide telemedicine program.
Want to buy tests with insurance? You may be able to buy rapid tests from a local or online pharmacy using insurance (including Medicaid) or get reimbursed.
Don't have insurance or need an on-site test? Here are locations in North Carolina that may offer PCR or rapid tests at low- or no-cost:
You may be eligible to have your COVID-19 vaccine, testing and treatment covered at no-cost by Medicaid. Apply online.