Health department offering free COVID-19 testing


The Florida Department of Health in Volusia County (DOH-Volusia) began free, COVID-19 testing to the public on July 8.

Testing will be available by appointment only at these two locations in Volusia County, weather permitting:

  • 1845 Holsonback Drive, Daytona Beach. To schedule an appointment at this location, call 386-871-3462.
  • 775 Harley Strickland Blvd., Orange City. To schedule an appointment at this location, call 386-871-3405.

To make an appointment, people should call the location where they would like to be tested. Appointments are available between 8:15 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Anyone may get tested. Symptoms are not required. Minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian to provide consent for testing.

The Department of Health will be using the (PCR) swab for testing.

People tested also will be offered a plain white face covering, while supplies last.

For information specific to COVID-19 resources in Volusia County, please visit

Visit the Florida Department of Health COVID-19 webpage for general information on COVID-19If you have questions, call the Department’s COVID-19 Call Centers available 24/7 at 866-779-6121 or email



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