Test-The-Season: Free COVID-19 Test Kit Distribution Event

Media Alert

December 17, 2021

Contact
Mitzi Kline, Franklin County Public Health, mitzikline@franklincountyohio.gov; (614) 374-1924

Franklin County Public Health Test-Giving: Free COVID-19 Test Kit Distribution Event

WHAT:          Franklin County Public Health, in partnership with several local fire departments, is giving out at-home BinaxNOW COVID-19 test kits. Test kits are free of charge, no forms to fill out, no ID needed. Limit of six kits per family, as supplies last.

WHEN:          Monday, December 20, 2021, from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

WHERE:         Drive-thru at Mid-Ohio Food Collective, 3960 Brookham Drive, Grove City, OH 43123

                    Also at the following suburban fire stations:

                    Grandview: 1515 Goodale Blvd
                    Jackson Township: 3650 Hoover Rd
                    Mifflin Township: 2459 Agler Rd, 475 Rocky Fork Blvd, 501 Beecher Rd, 422 McCutcheon Rd
                    Truro Township: 6900 E Main St
                    Upper Arlington: 3861 Reed Rd
                    Westerville: 400 W Main St

WHY:             Be safe this holiday season. Test yourself and your family before you gather for Thanksgiving and have some on hand to test after the holiday too.

                    Use all tools available to keep you and your family safe this holiday season. Test yourself and your family before gathering for the holidays.

NOTE:                Interviews will only be available between 11:45 am – 12:30 pm. at the Mid-Ohio Food Collective location where FCPH is distributing. Capturing footage can be done at any time throughout the event at that location. If broadcasting live is desired on Monday morning, please notify FCPH in advance. If you are interested in going to one of the fire station locations, please reach out to them directly.

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