WASHTENAW COUNTY, Mich. – Residents in more parts of Washtenaw County can now get free, at-home COVID-19 testing kits.
Community members living in the 48197, 48198, 48103, 48104, 48105, 48108, and 48109 zipcode areas can order testing kits once in July and August.
Each contains five tests, according to the Washtenaw County Health Department. They are delivered in one- to two weeks.
Kits are provided through Project Access Covid Tests (Project ACT), a collaborative effort by the Rockefeller Foundation, iHealth Labs, Inc., CareEvolution, Amazon and state health departments.
Communities are selected by their state based on data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Social Vulnerability Index and COVID-19 data, says the Project ACT website.
Residents can order kits online at Project ACT, or by calling 211.
New FREE COVID-19 at-home test kit opportunity! 🧪 More zip codes are now eligible for free tests through Project ACT: 48197, 48198, 48103, 48104, 48105, 48108, and 48109.— Washtenaw County Health Department (@wcpublichealth) July 6, 2022
If your zip code is eligible, you can request free at-home tests online at https://t.co/MpjNyfVXgE! pic.twitter.com/qfyQ1Gd1u2