Free COVID-19 self-testing kits are being made available for area residents beginning Tuesday, January 11, 2022.
Individuals experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms are asked NOT to pick up kits.
Residents may pick up 2 kits per individual, or if an individual is picking up for the family – 1 kit per household member with a maximum of 3 kits.
The self-testing kits will be available at the following locations while supplies last. It is best to call ahead each day to check availability.
City Hall 225
8am to 4pm
St. Francis County Health Unit
413 N. Division
8:30am to 3:00pm
421 S. Washington
9am to 3pm
2510 S. Washington
5am to 8am and 4pm to 8pm
“I am grateful for the various agencies that helped to make these much-needed COVID 19 Self-Testing Kits available to individuals in our area,” said Mayor Cedric Williams.
This effort is made possible through partnerships with the Arkansas Department of Health, Dr. Michelle R. Smith with the office of Health Equity, the City of Forrest City, our local St. Francis County Health Department, the Arkansas State Library and Frederick Freeman, the Coordinator of the Arkansas Health Department Health Equity Strike Team.