The City of Independence is committed to supporting the local, regional and state efforts to provide adequate testing in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic.Please find information below on local and regional COVID-19 testing options.
The City of Independence, in collaboration with the Mid-America Regional Council, provided free, saliva-based testing in January, February and March of 2021.
This was the second round of testing in Independence. Previously, the City requested nearly $1 million in CARES Act funding to increase testing across Independence. Over an eight week period, the City provided nearly 8,000 free, saliva-based COVID-19 tests to the region.
Visit the Jackson County Health Department Calendar of Events here:
You can also find other testing options in the Kansas City Metro area on the PrepareMetroKC.org website here:
Need to find testing options for children as young as 2-months old? Learn more below about testing through Children's Mercy.