DHEC announces new list of mobile COVID testing sites this week

DHEC announces new list of mobile COVID testing sites this week
The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control is providing free testing at several locations this week. (Source: Pexels)

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - The Department of Health and Environmental Control says The Family Health Center will be hosting COVID-19 tests this week at various locations around the Charleston area.

The Family Health Center says that each site will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and no appointments or referrals are necessary.

With COVID cases increasing, The Family Health Center asks that people wear face-masks to testing sites to reduce transmission.

The list of locations is below:

Tuesday

  • Kingdom Life Ministries: 1172 Orangeburg Mall Cir., Orangeburg.
  • Greater St. Paul AME Church: 633 Tomas Kate Rd., Dorchester.
  • Springhill Missionary Baptist Church: 13025 Old Number Six Hwy., Eutawville.

Wednesday

  • Bethel AME Church: 8740 Old State Rd., Holly Hill.
  • Bethel AME Church: 5585 Memorial Blvd., St. George.
  • Williams Chapel AME Church: 1198 Glover St., Orangeburg.

Thursday

  • Trinity United Methodist Church: 11761 Heritage Hwy., Bamberg.
  • Honey Ford Baptist Church: 982 Honeyford Rd., Denmark.
  • Shop Her Closet Outreach Community Center: 3722 Main Hwy., Bamberg.

For more information visit the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control’s website or call 803-531-6900 or 866-506-9342.

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