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Coronavirus in Texas

Here’s how Texans can get free at-home COVID-19 tests and N95 masks from the federal government

People can order up to four COVID-19 tests per household. The White House also announced free N95 masks will be available in major pharmacies and community health centers.

Take home COVID-19 self-testing kits provided by the District of Columbia government, which provides city residents four free take-home tests per day, in this illustration on Jan. 11, 2022.

What is the federal government’s at-home COVID-19 test shipping program? 

How can I order the tests? 

What are the benefits of at-home testing? 

When should I take an at-home test? 

Where can I get a test while I wait for my delivery? 

Will my insurance reimburse me for my at-home COVID-19 test expenses? 

How will the federal government’s N95 mask program work? 

Why is the federal government giving away N95 masks? 

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