Tarrant County increases COVID-19 testing sites during holiday season

Tarrant County and the city of Fort Worth are providing this noncomprehensive list of COVID-19 testing sites. (Community Impact staff)
Tarrant County and the city of Fort Worth are providing this noncomprehensive list of COVID-19 testing sites. (Community Impact staff)

Tarrant County and the city of Fort Worth are providing this noncomprehensive list of COVID-19 testing sites. (Community Impact staff)

As the holiday season approaches, health officials are warning of social gatherings as potential superspreaders of COVID-19.

To limit the spread of the virus, regular testing is recommended. Here is a noncomprehensive list of locations offering COVID-19 testing in Tarrant County.

Fort Worth

The city of Fort Worth, in partnership with Tarrant County, will operate saliva testing sites beginning Jan. 8 from 8-11 a.m. and 2-5 p.m. Testing at all sites will be available by online appointment through the Tarrant County Public Health website. Residents who do not have access to a computer can call 817-248-6299 to schedule an appointment.

Appointments will be available at the following days, times and locations.

  • Tue. 8-11 a.m.: Fort Worth ISD Scarborough, Handley Field, 6201 Craig St., Fort Worth

  • Tue. 2-5 p.m.: Como Community Center, 4660 Horne St., Fort Worth

  • Wed. 8-11 a.m.: City Northside Service Center, 309 Hillshire Drive, Haslet

  • Wed. 2-5 p.m.: Tarrant County College Northwest Campus, 4801 Marine Creek Parkway, Fort Worth

  • Thu. 8-11 a.m.: La Gran Plaza, 4200 South Freeway, Fort Worth

  • Thu. 2-5 p.m.: Beth Eden Baptist Church, 3208 Wilbarger St., Fort Worth

  • Fri. 8-11 a.m.: Christ Church Assembly of God, 5301 Altamesa Blvd., Fort Worth

  • Fri. 2-5 p.m.: Hillwood Commons, 9800 Hillwood Parkway, Fort Worth


The city of Fort Worth will also continue to host community testing sites at the following locations.


  • Tue.-Wed. 8 a.m.-noon: Dickies Arena Parking Garage, 3464 Trail Drive, Fort Worth

  • Tue.-Wed. 2-6 p.m.: J.P. Elder Middle School, 709 NW 21st St., Fort Worth

  • Thu.-Sat. 8 a.m.-4 p.m.: Tarrant County College South Campus, 5301 Campus Drive, Fort Worth


CVS offers drive-thru testing with a virtual screening before arrival. The test is free of charge.

4333 Western Center Blvd., Fort Worth. www.cvs.com/minuteclinic/covid-19-testing

Grapevine


CVS offers drive-thru testing with a virtual screening before arrival. The test is free of charge.
3701 Ira E. Woods Ave., Grapevine. www.cvs.com/minuteclinic/covid-19-testing

Southlake

Better Faster Urgent Care offers $20 drive-thru testing Mon.-Sat. from 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
630 N. Kimball Ave., Southlake. http://betterfasterurgentcare.com/

Colleyville

Max Health Family & Sports Internal Medicine has self-administered testing kits available for $49.99. The clinic is open seven days a week from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
5207 Heritage Ave., Colleyville. www.maxhealthmed.com/?utm_source=gmb_auth

Keller

CVS offers drive-thru testing with a virtual screening before arrival. The test is free of charge.
801 N. Tarrant Parkway, Keller. www.cvs.com/minuteclinic/covid-19-testing

North Richland Hills

No-cost cheek swab testing is available Mon.-Sat. from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at the NRH2O Family Water Park.
9001 Blvd. 26, North Richland Hills. https://texas.curativeinc.com

By Sandra Sadek
Sandra Sadek covers the cities of Grapevine, Southlake and Roanoke as well as Carroll ISD for Community Impact. She graduated from Texas State University where she majored in journalism and international relations. She has experience working for several local papers including the University Star, the Katy Times, and the Fort Stockton Pioneer. When she's not on the ground reporting, she enjoys a good book and a hot drink. Follow her on social media @ssadek19.