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District 4 Public Health - COVID19
District 4 Public Health continues to offer COVID-19 vaccines and testing at our county health departments. We recommend residents visit the CDC’s website for the latest COVID-19 information as well as Georgia Department of Public Health’s COVID-19 Status Report.  You also can use the CDC’s county data tracker below.


COVID-19 Testing for All Individuals

  • Free testing is offered at all our health departments. Click here for locations.
  • Free rapid self-tests for COVID-19 are available at your local health department.
  • Click here to find a commercial testing site in your area.
  • PCR testing at TestAndGo kiosks, (open 24-7) in Lamar and Henry counties Pre-registration link

Treatment and Medications

COVID-19 medications are now available through your doctor and local pharmacies.  If you have COVID-19 symptoms, do not wait to get treated. Learn more about treatments and medications.

COVID-19 Vaccine

Our health departments offer the updated COVID-19 vaccine for the 2023-24 fall/winter season. However, due to limited supplies nationwide, the health departments may run out periodically before receiving new shipments. To find out what vaccine brand is offered in your age group in your county, visit

The CDC recommends the updated COVID-19 vaccine for everyone, ages 6 months and older. Under the new guidelines:

The CDC continues to monitor COVID-19 disease levels and vaccine effectiveness and will update its recommendations as needed.

COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics

  • Vaccinations through District 4: Make an Appointment
    Though appointments are preferred, our health departments also accept walk-ins for COVID-19 vaccines only.
  • Vaccinations through CORE: LaGrangeDistrict.CORE
  • Homebound Vaccinations: Georgia residents who are currently homebound due to an ongoing physical or mental disability and are unable to travel to a COVID-19 vaccination site can request to receive vaccination at their home. Please email with the following information for the person who requires at home vaccination:Name
    Date of birth
    Contact phone number
    The contact phone number will be used to obtain additional information and schedule the vaccination.If you need assistance, call:
    District 4 Public Health Appointment Line – (800) 847-4262