COVID-19 Testing Information and Resources

COVID-19 Testing For Kids

We’re helping parents and guardians get their families ready for travel,  school , sports and more by offering our convenient PCR test home collection kits for ages 2 and up.

When to Test Your Child for COVID-19

When to Test Your Child
for COVID-19

Possible infection or exposure: Find out if your child has contracted COVID-19 if they have symptoms or have come in contact with someone who was infected.

School activities: Sports and after-school programs may require a negative PCR test for attendance.

School or daycare: Many schools and childcare programs require a PCR test for enrollment or attendance after travel or possible exposure.

Travel: Safely travel by testing before and after your trip. Some destinations require a negative PCR test for entry. Check with your destination before you go.

COVID-19 Testing for Kids

Trusted COVID-19 Testing for the Whole Family

The same home collection kit trusted by millions of adults for COVID-19 testing is now one of the only home kits FDA-authorized for ages 2-17.


A short nasal swab makes for easy, painless sample collection. 


Administer the test in your own home--without a visit to the doctor’s office or a drive-thru location. 


Trust the same PCR test used by doctors and healthcare professionals with our FDA-authorized collection kits.

Fast Results

We offer one of the quickest turnaround times for PCR test results (1-2 days from when your sample arrives at our lab).

Join Us in the Fight Against COVID-19

Testing for Camps, Schools, and Organizations

Keep in-person programs and activities safe with convenient COVID-19 testing. Labcorp offers testing options for organizations of all sizes.

Mother and Child with masks
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