Free Covid Test Kits – Pickup September 9

The Town of Bennington is partnering with the Vermont Department of Health to make available free Covid-19 test kits for Vermonters.

The antigen test kits were offered to municipalities, libraries, and food shelves as a way to ensure that as many kits are distributed as widely as possible. The Town is happy to be a partner in this effort.

The kits will be given away on a first come, first served basis, on Friday, September 9, from 7:00 am to 8:30 am, and again on that same day at 3:30 pm to 5 pm., while supplies last.

The location is the parking lot behind the Fire Station at 130 River Street in Bennington.

IMPORTANT EXPIRATION NOTE: The antigen test kits being given out are manufactured by AccessBio, lot number CP21L68. These kits may have a printed expiration date of April, 2022 on the box HOWEVER that expiration date has been extended THROUGH OCTOBER 2022. A copy of the letter from the manufacturer specifying that important change is available by CLICKING HERE.