More and more people want to get tested for COVID-19 across Ontario, including here in Niagara


Niagara Health has seen an increase in the number of tests at COVID-19 assessment centres over the past week.

A total of 3,068 tests were performed from September 8-14, compared to 2,212 tests the week of Aug. 31 to Sept. 6 and 2,286 tests the week of Aug. 24-30.

Officials say the quickest and easiest way to be tested is to call 905-378-4647, ext. 42819.

People calling in will be given an appointment and instructions on how to access one of our three assessment centres in Welland, Niagara Falls and St. Catharines.

More information about the COVID-19 Assessment Centres in Niagara can be found by clicking here.