Free rapid COVID-19 tests available today at Hamilton’s Lime Ridge Mall and Oshawa GO Station

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Published December 30, 2021 at 8:16 am

Free rapid COVID-19 tests available today at Hamilton’s Lime Ridge Mall and Oshawa GO Station

Hamilton and Oshawa residents will have access to rapid antigen tests today (Thursday), while supplies last.

RATs are used as an additional screening tool only for asymptomatic individuals.

The are currently available at Oshawa GO Station and, beginning at 9 a.m., at CF Lime Ridge Mall on Wentworth St. in Hamilton.

People without COVID-19 symptoms, or who have not had recent exposure to someone with COVID-19, will be able to pick up a package of free tests from pop-up sites at various locations in the GTA.

Rapid antigen tests cannot diagnose COVID-19. Anyone who receives a package of tests to take home and gets a positive result must self-isolate and book a lab-based test to confirm the result.

You can find the provincial tool to locate Ontario testing locations online.

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