Free COVID rapid antigen at-home test kits available at Roanoke Public Libraries


ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) is partnering with 18 libraries and library systems to help provide COVID-19 rapid antigen at-home test kits.

These free test kits can be picked up at Roanoke Public Libraries now through Dec. 31. These kits will be distributed during regular business hours.

These at-home test kits will be available for pick-up curbside, and you will be required to wear a face mask when picking up the kit. If you are experiencing signs and symptoms of COVID, you must have a family member or friend pick up the kit for you, according to VDH standards. You are also asked to contact your library branch to let staff know you would like an at-home kit.

Below is the list of branches and contact information:

Main Branch706 S. Jefferson Street540-853-2473
Melrose Branch Library2502 Melrose Avenue NW, Suite D540-853-2648
Belmont Branch Library1101 Morningside Street SE540-853-2640
Williamson Road Branch Library3837 Williamson Road540-853-2340
Gainsboro Branch Library15 Patton Avenue NW540-853-2540
Raleigh Court Branch Library2112 Grandin Road SW540-853-2240

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