The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) announced that community testing events would be free in a number of communities in order to increase access to free testing for marginalized communities, according to WNCT.
Among the counties included are Edgecombe, Halifax, Hertford, Johnston, Northampton, Sampson and Wake. Events are listed under the coordinator, Vidant Health or Orig3n, Inc, WNCT reports.
If someone tests positive, the COVID-19 Community Team will make contact with them and provide resources and support.
Read the full story and find resources from NCDHHS via WNCT.