New Round Of Mobile Testing Sites In Winnebago County

WINNEBAGO COUNTY – The Winnebago County Health Department is announcing that additional mobile COVID-19 testing sites will be available in the community.

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) began providing free COVID-19 mobile testing teams throughout Winnebago County on Monday, July 20. They have added an additional week to their previously announced schedule. Remaining mobile COVID-19 testing sites will be open from 9am to 5pm and will be hosted at the following locations:

Mon., July 27 – Rockford Housing Authority (RHA) – Park Terrace, 1000 Chamberlain, Rockford, IL 61107

Tues., July 28 – Winnebago County Housing Authority (WCHA) – Collier Garden Apartments, 2901 Searles Ave.,Rockford, IL 61101

Wed., July 29 – RHA – Fairgrounds Valley, 1015 West Jefferson,Rockford, IL 61103

Thur., July 30 – RHA – Blackhawk Courts, 338 15th Ave., Rockford, IL 61104

Fri., July 31 – RHA – Orton Keyes, 633 Ranger St., Rockford IL, 61109

Sat., Aug. 1 – St. Bernadette Catholic Church, 2400 Bell Ave.,Rockford, IL 61103

Sun., Aug. 2 – RHA – The Grove, 690 S. New Towne Dr., Rockford IL, 61108

Mon., Aug. 3 – RHA – Buckbee Apartments, 4124 Harrison Ave., Rockford, IL 61108

Tues., Aug. 4 – Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 920 3rd Ave., Rockford, IL 61104

Wed., Aug. 5 – WCHA – Robert Johnson Garden Apts., 1615 Blackhawk Blvd., South Beloit, IL 61080

Thur., Aug. 5 – WCHA – Washington Park, 3617 Delaware St., Rockford, IL 61102

Fri., Aug. 7 – United Way Strong Neighborhood House, 908 8th Ave., Rockford, IL 61103

Sat., Aug. 8 – Boylan Catholic High School, 4000 St. Francis Dr., Rockford, IL 61103

Sun., Aug. 9 – Muslim Association of Greater Rockford, 5921 Darlene Dr., Rockford, IL 61109

These testing sites are available free of charge to any Illinois resident who wants to be tested for COVID-19. The COVID-19 Community Based Testing Site at UIC Health Sciences Campus – Rockford will continue to provide testing seven days per week from 8 am to 4 pm and the Community Based Testing Site at Auburn High School will test Monday through Friday from 9 am to 4:30 pm.

Testing plays a critical role in allowing for the safe reopening of Illinois. For additional testing locations, visit: https://coronavirus.illinois.gov/s/testing-sites