Did you know free home tests are widely available? They're easy to use, and rapid home tests give results in minutes, making them the test of choice.
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Please note: The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) extended the shelf-life of some at-home tests. Check here to see when your test expires.
Get 10 rapid home tests from local organizations (FREE)
You may be able to pick up 10 free home tests, per visit, at a local organization. NCDHHS is partnering with community organizations for test distribution. Search our map to find a nearby Community Access Point.
Buy from local pharmacy (May be free with insurance)
Check with your local pharmacy for home tests. You may be able to buy rapid tests using insurance (including Medicaid) or get reimbursed.
Live in Western North Carolina?
The deadline to order PCR tests from ineedacovid19test.com has passed. If you ordered tests before Jan. 15, 2023, and need to return it for results, you can still do so.