COVID-19 News & Updates
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Advisory: New Dates Added! **FREE** Covid-19 Testing for the Asbury Park Community at AP Transportation Center
**FREE** Covid-19 Testing for the AP Community at Transportation Center
Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders and The Grunin Foundation have partnered to bring FREE Covid-19 testing to Asbury Park.
No appointment is necessary, simply walk up during the testing times and a health professional will conduct the test. You do not need to be symptomatic to be tested. The test consists of a nasal or oral swab.
Tests will be given on a first come/first served basis while supplies last. To be tested, all you will need to do is fill out a lab form that includes your date of birth and your contact information.
Hackensack Meridian Health is offering antibody testing to our valued First Responders including, Police, Fire and EMS. The test is being offered at selected HMH Medical Group offices and Hospitals to any first responder who has not previously been tested. You do not have to be an existing patient or have insurance to participate in this program.
VNACJ CHC is now staffing drive-thru and walk-up, saliva-based testing at the Y for area residents concerned they may have been exposed to the coronavirus. Residents interested in being tested at the Red Bank Family YMCA should call VNACJ CHC at 732.294.2540 for a telehealth screening or go to the website vnachc.org/contact-us to determine if they qualify for testing. The test site at the Red Bank Y, located at 166 Maple Ave., is open by appointment only from 1 to 4 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.
The latest Monmouth County COVID-19 testing schedule, October 20 - November 19, 2020
Free COVID-19 Testing - Keansburg
Free COVID-19 testing at New Point Comfort Firehouse 192 Carr Avenue December 22, 2020.
Immediate Care is currently offering COVID-19 PCR, Rapid, and Antibody testing in all eight locations.
Due to the pandemic and limited inventory, we are currently only able to offer RAPID antigen COVID-19 testing to patients who register in advance on our website using the online check in portal - here
COVID-19 PCR testing is still available at all locations for both walk-ins and for patients using our online check-in portal.
11th Legislative District in the New Jersey State Senate and Assembly has built this website to be a tool to you and your family during these difficult times. This site contains resources for COVID-19, small businesses, employees and workers, independent contrators, self-employed workers, sole proprietors, and help with household expenses.
Free testing sites beginning July 25th will be: City Hall, St. Luke's United Methodist Church, and Jerry Morgan Park in Long Branch. Dates and times vary.
Open to Monmouth County residents only. No appointments necessary, simply walk up during the times below and a health care professional will administer the nasal swab test. Residents do not need to be symptomatic to be tested. All sites are open for the times listed, or until 200 tests have been administered.
Call (General COVID-19 Questions): 2-1-1 (7a-11p)
Call (Medical COVID-19 Questions): 1-800-962-1253 (24/7)
Text NJCOVID to 898-211 to receive alerts
Pilgrim has been selected to host (in parking lot) Free Covid-19 Testing!!! Pilgrim is one of 6 sites that were selected throughout the county, due in part to our: history of community activism/outreach and our work as a warming center during the winter months. Testing will begin the week of July 20 and is being sponsored by the County of Monmouth and a local Testing Company. All we have to provide is the outdoor space (parking lot), tables and trash cans. All sanitation and disinfecting will be done by the Testing Company and their staff.
Everything you need to know about getting a Covid-19 vaccination as the rollout extends across the U.S.