FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
FREE COVID-19 TESTING IN JEFFERSON PARISH
(JAN. 11 – JAN. 15)
JEFFERSON, LA – The Alario Center COVID-19 drive-thru testing site is open Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. and Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. CLICK HERE for more details on how to pre-register and receive your results. The Alario Center is located at 2000 Segnette Blvd, Westwego, LA 70094.
Thanks to a partnership with Ochsner Health, there’s additional COVID-19 mobile testing throughout the Parish. Free walk-up testing is available to anyone who wants to determine his or her COVID-19 status. Testing is available to individuals, age two and older. Those who are 65 years of age and older will have priority testing for the first hour at each mobile test site location. Members of the community who wish to be tested should bring a form of identification and insurance card, if applicable. There are no out-of-pocket costs for those seeking a test and no one will be turned away based on their insurance status. Please find the mobile testing location details below:
Monday, January 11 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.:
Celebration Church – Kenner Campus*
Tuesday, January 12 from 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.:
Lakeshore Playground (Big Room) *
1123 Rosa Ave.
Metairie, LA 70005
Wednesday, January 13 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.:
Johnny Bright Playground*
3401 Cleary Ave.
Metairie, LA 70002
Wednesday, January 13 from 2 p.m. – 7 p.m.:
Terrytown Golden Age Center*
Thursday, January 14 from 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.:
St. Michael Baptist Church*
315 James St.
Kenner, LA 70062
*These testing sites will remain open until all 150 test kits per site have been utilized.
For more information about Ochsner’s community testing resources, including a list of locations, please visit www.ochsner.org/testing.
For more information about Jefferson Parish, visit www.JeffParish.net. Residents can also receive regular updates by following the Parish on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram(@JeffParishGov) or by texting JPALERT or JPNOTICIAS to 888-777.