Wake County to Begin Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing for At-Risk Groups
From June 1 through June 4, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wake County Public Health is providing drive-thru COVID-19 testing for at-risk groups at the Wake County Commons Building, 4011 Carya Drive, Raleigh, NC 27610.
Testing is free but registration is required for those who:
- Have COVID-like symptoms, including fever, cough, shortness of breath, nausea or vomiting, and loss of smell;
- Have been in close contact with a known positive case of COVID-19;
- Are a member of a vulnerable or historically marginalized population;
- Are 65 years old or older;
- Have underlying health conditions;
- Are healthcare workers or first responders;
- Work in high-risk settings like long-term care facilities, correctional facilities or homeless shelters; or
- Are a frontline worker in a setting where social distancing is difficult.
Beyond June 4, additional testing opportunities at different locations throughout Wake county will be made available through Wake County Public Health. For these updates visit: https://covid19.wakegov.com/testing/.
For questions related to Wake County Public Health drive-thru COVID-19 testing, contact their Communications Office at 919-210-5621 or after Hours at 919-857-WAKE, or email email@example.com.
Additional Testing Locations
In addition to Wake County testing sites, several community partners are offering COVID-19 tests. To find a testing site near you, visit the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services COVID-19 Testing Site Finder:
Additional COVID-19 Information and Resources
For text updates, text “COVIDNC” to 898211.
For email updates, provide your email to the NCDHHS here: https://mailchi.mp/dhhs/0vqzbpq6l2
For questions call 2-1-1.