City of Chicago Community-Based Testing

Updated as of 7/29/2021

Connect Chicago Community-based Testing

  • Established in partnership with Rush University Medical Center and Esperanza Health Centers
  • COVID-19 Testing Eligibility: All Chicago residents are eligible for free testing regardless of your insurance or documentation status
  • RUSH Little Village (Second Federal/Self-Help Credit Union Bank, 3960 W26th Street) 
  • Esperanza Brighton Park (4700 S. California Ave) 

For additional information, locations, and hours of operations, click here.


  • Esperanza Brighton Park (4700 S. California Ave) 
    • Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 8:00am to 3:50pm. (No testing on Thursdays or Sundays).

Testing Facts Sheet (English/Spanish)