COVID-19 Rapid Home Test Kit Information and Distribution

Distribution of Home Test Kits

The Bucks County Emergency Management Agency and county Department of Health will distribute free COVID-19 rapid tests to Bucks residents at three drive-through distribution sites (tests will only be distributed at one site each day):

  • Wednesday, January 19: Sesame Place Parking Lot, 100 Sesame Road, Middletown Twp. (enter from North Bucks Town Dr.). 
  • Thursday, January 20: Warminster Park, 1100 Veterans Way, Warminster Township (enter from Veterans Way). 
  • Monday, January 24: Calvary Church, 820 Souderton Road, Hilltown Township (enter from Route 113).
  • Wednesday, January 26: Sesame Place Parking Lot, 100 Sesame Road, Middletown Twp. (enter from North Bucks Town Dr.).
  • Thursday, January 27: Warminster Park, 1100 Veterans Way, Warminster Township (enter from Veterans Way). 
  • Monday, January 31: Calvary Church, 820 Souderton Road, Hilltown Township (enter from Route 113). 
  • Wednesday, February 2: Sesame Place Parking Lot, 100 Sesame Road, Middletown Twp. (enter from North Bucks Town Dr.).  
  • Thursday, February 3: Warminster Park, 1100 Veterans Way, Warminster Township (enter from Veterans Way). 

The distribution sites will operate from 10 AM - 6 PM on the dates indicated above, or until the supply of tests is exhausted. Bucks EMA is anticipating a high volume of traffic at the distribution sites. Anyone coming to a drive-through site should be prepared to wait in line for some time before receiving tests.

Each vehicle in attendance will be provided a maximum of four tests.

These sites are only for distribution of COVID-19 antigen tests. Staff at these sites will not be administering any COVID-19 tests. Vaccines will not be available at these sites. To find a vaccine clinic near you visit buckscounty.gov/vaccines.

In the event of inclement weather, distribution sites may be closed or delayed. Check buckscounty.gov for cancellation notices.

When to Test 
(For printable PDF version click here)

If you are experiencing symptoms. Some COVID-19 symptoms include:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough 
  • Shortness of breath
  • Difficulty breathing 
  • Headache 
  • Loss of taste or smell 
  • Congestion or runny nose 
  • Nausea or vomiting

If a medical emergency, call 9-1-1.

For more COVID-19 symptoms and information:

  • Visit the CDC website here to understand the symptoms of COVID-19

Instructional YouTube video:

  • Watch this video here for step-by-step instructions on how to preform the home test

Test Results 


POSITIVE TEST:

  • If you test positive, you should isolate. Separate yourself from others, staying home for 5 days from your symptom onset date (5 days from when your symptoms started). 
  • If after the first 5 days your symptoms are improving with no fever, you may leave the house wearing a mask for an additional 5 days.  

Positive

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NEGATIVE TEST:

  • If you test negative, wear a mask until your symptoms resolve. 

Negative

 For more COVID-19 quarantine and isolation information:

  •  Visit the CDC website here