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COVID 19 Testing 1

Do You Need a COVID-19 Test?

You may need a COVID-19 test if you:

How to Get A COVID-19 Test

If you need COVID-19 testing:

Community Based Testing Sites


Free Community Based Testing Site are available in our community.Anyone who needs a test can get tested with or without symptoms.

State Drive-Thru Community Based Testing Site - Rockford

1321 Sandy Hollow Road, Rockford, IL - Drive-Up outside by the tents

Open Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday from 8:00 a.m.– 4:00 p.m.

No appointment is needed.

You can pre-register for testing at this site which will make your test result available to you electronically through a patient account. To pre-register, go to


State COVIDSheild Community Based Testing Site - Rockford

1601 Parkview Ave., Rockford, IL - Park in the South Parking Lot and check in at the tent for PCR saliva testing for COVID-19.

Open at the following times:

  • Monday:8:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 8:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 8:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.
  • Thursday: 8:00 a.m – 6:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 8:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.

Pre-register at Walk-ins welcome.


Other Testing Options

Other testing options may be available through your healthcare provider or local pharmacy.


For general questions about COVID-19, please call the Illinois Department of Public Health at 1-800-889-3931 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.