Where to get a free COVID-19 test in northern Illinois

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6 additional COVID-19 cases.

Yari Tapia, Reporter

DeKALB – The Illinois Department of Public Health is offering free COVID-19 testing at various locations throughout northern Illinois.

Regardless of symptoms or immigration status, anyone can be tested. It is suggested to bring an insurance card; however, it is not required. A nasal swab will be used to collect specimens. Walk-up and drive through testing will be available at most locations:

Bureau County  

Date: Dec. 10

Location: Bureau County Fairgrounds

Address: 811 W. Peru St., Princeton

Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Carroll County

Date: Dec. 13

Location: Chadwick Milledgeville School 

Address: 100 E. Eight St., Milledgeville

Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Cook County

Date: Dec. 11

Location: Metropolitan Family Services- Belmont

Address: 3249 N. Central Ave., Chicago

Time: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Date: Dec. 12

Location: True Light Church Baptist

Address: 7300 S. Maryland Ave., Chicago 

Time: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Date: Dec. 12

Location: Affordable Recovery Home Campus

Address: 13636 S. Western Ave., Blue Island

Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Date: Dec. 13

Location: Ford Heights Village Hall

Address: 1343 Ellis Ave., Ford Heights

Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Date: Dec. 13

Location: Veteran’s Park Pavilion

Address: 6400 42nd St., Berwyn

Time: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Date: Dec. 13

Location: LUCHA

Address: 1152 N. Christiana Ave., (U-Haul Lot) Chicago

Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

DuPage County

Date: Dec. 10

Location: Leman Middle School

Address: 238 E. Hazel St., West Chicago

Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Date: Dec. 12

Location: Hanover Park Metra Station (North Side)

Address: 1975 W. Lake St., Hanover Park

Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Kane County

Date: Dec. 12 and Dec. 13

Location: Elgin Community College

Address: 1700 Spartan Drive, Elgin

Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

LaSalle County

Date: Dec. 12 and Dec. 13

Location: Peru Airport

Address: 4251 Ed Urban Drive, Peru

Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Lee County

Date: Dec. 13

Location: Dixon Elks

Address: 1279 Franklin Grove Drive, Dixon

Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

McHenry County

Date: Dec. 13

Location: McHenry County College 

Address: 8900 US-14, Parking Lot F, Crystal Lake

Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Ogle County

Date: Dec. 10 and Dec. 11

Location: Ogle County Health Department

Address: 510 Lincoln Highway, Rochelle

Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Will County

Date: Dec. 8 to Dec. 13

Location: Mission Boulevard Soccer Complex 

Address: 640 Mission Blvd., Joliet

Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Winnebago County

Date: Dec. 12

Location: Total Faith Community Church

Address: 1250 S. Perryville Road, Rockford

Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.