Expanded Testing for Communities Most Adversely Impacted by COVID19

June 08, 2020

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Denver Public Health, the City and County of Denver, and several community organizations have partnered to offer free COVID-19 testing directly in the Denver community.

While data gathered by Denver Public Health includes only known cases of COVID-19 confirmed by testing, the figures clearly show a disproportionate amount of inequities in death by race and ethnicity. Guided by this data, access to testing is being expanded to communities most adversely impacted by COVID-19.

Learn more about the locations, dates and times for improved access to free COVID-19 testing in underserved communities.

Additional locations and days for free, community-based COVID-19 testing are currently being determined. If your community organization is interested in hosting a free COVID-19 testing site in Denver, please call Denver Public Health at 303-946-7471.

Learn more about this expanded testing and the Racial Equity Council, which is providing guidance to enhance health care access and resources for communities of color disproportionately impacted by COVID-19 to promote health equity in Denver.