Richmond City Health District

COVID-19 Hotline

Richmond City and Henrico County Health Districts have set up a call center to answer your questions regarding the coronavirus and to register you for one of our free COVID-19 Community Testing Events. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911 instead.

(804) 205-3501
Monday-Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, except major holidays.
COVID-19 Hotline

Richmond City and Henrico County Health Districts have set up a call center to answer your questions regarding the coronavirus and to register you for one of our free COVID-19 Community Testing Events. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911 instead.
(804) 205-3501
Lines open Monday-Friday from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM, except major holidays.

TEST RESULTS Hotline
Tests are available while supplies last, this is the reason we encourage pre-registration. Individuals will be notified of their results in 5-7 business days. If notification is not received after 7 business days, call the Test Results Hotline at
(804) 486-2107
Monday-Friday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Voice messages will be returned within 1 business day.

Free COVID-19 Testing Events

We are conducting free COVID-19 Community Testing Events in Richmond City and Henrico County. Call the hotline at (804) 205-3501 to register and find a date and location that is convenient. Community Testing Events are subject to change or cancellation. Testing locations are accessible for wheelchairs and other mobility support devices. Car-side testing is also available for patients on site as needed.

Thursday, September 17th
Robinson Theater
9:00AM-11:00AM
2903 Q St, Richmond, VA 23223
Rain or shine

Tuesday, September 22nd
Neighborhood Resource Center in Greater Fulton
4:00PM – 6:00PM
1519 Williamsburg Rd, Richmond, VA 23231
Rain date/location: Randolph Community Center, Thursday 24th, 9:00AM-11:00AM

Thursday, September 24th
Randolph Community Center
9:00AM – 11:00AM
1415 Grayland Ave, Richmond, VA 23220
Rain date/location: Broad Rock Community Center, Tuesday 29th, 4:00PM-6:00PM

NEWS AND EVENTS

The Health Risks of Eviction during COVID-19

In the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic—when local and state governments are doing everything they can to prevent spread of the virus, and we are all still being reminded that we are safer at home—thousands of people across our region, many of them children, are at risk of losing their homes in the coming weeks and months.

At least 1,900 eviction cases are currently pending in Richmond, and an additional 1,900 are pending in neighboring Henrico and Chesterfield Counties. Many eviction cases are a direct result of unemployment and other personal crises caused by the pandemic, which is causing greater harm among low-income people of color, households with single parents, and other vulnerable groups...
[READ FULL HEALTH RISKS OF EVICTION BLOG POST]

AUGUST SPOTLIGHT

Regional Children's Immunization Campaign

The State of Virginia requires that children must be up-to-date on physicals and immunizations for school and for learning virtually.

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Schedule your child's vaccinations

FEATURED PROGRAM

Free From Tobacco

Free From Tobacco is a culturally competent community program designed to remove barriers that traditionally have created challenges for those who wish to quit and stay quit from all tobacco products. Meeting, supporting, and coaching residents where they are on their quit journey, not only increases their chances to successfully quit, and stay quit, but also ultimately promotes overall health, well being, and better management of potential chronic diseases.

This free program offers:

  • 1-1 Support to Richmond City Residents to include resources with Free Nicotine Replacement Therapy
  • Cessation Classes or Support Groups (Nic A)
  • Linking and referring to community resources including Medicaid, Disease Management, Housing, Employment, etc.
  • Investment in Richmond residents as leaders in the community
  • Compassionate, Nonjudgmental support on your journey to quit and stay quit

Learn more about the Free From Tobacco Program

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Need help finding resources?
Call (804) 205-3500 or 211

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