Athens Free Clinic Mobile COVID-19 testing and telemedicine

Athens Free Clinic Mobile COVID-19 has been serving underserved communities in Athens, Georgia with free primary care, now currently using telemedicine. They are partnered with ACC government and the department of health to provide mobile, door-to-door free COVID-19 testing int hose same communities.

Athens Nurses Clinic 

The Athens Nurses Clinic is a non-profit 501(c)(3) health care clinic providing free evaluation, treatment, and education for acute and chronic medical and dental conditions to uninsured low-and-no income residents of Athens-Clarke County and the surrounding communities.

Shifa Clinic

Individuals potentially showing symptoms of COVID-19 can call (706) 431-7334 to communicate with clinical staff, free of charge. If an individual is determined to be at high risk, medical professionals will be available to advise patients on next steps.


The hotline is available each day between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. A hotline in Spanish is also available at

(706) 407-1864 

Mercy Clinic

Mercy Clinic has been providing FREE Medical, Dental, Pharmacy and Health Education to the low-income uninsured of Clarke, Barrow, Jackson, Madison, Oglethorpe & Oconee counties for more than 17 years. 


The Mercy clinic is currently open but they are asking patients to call our office, 706-425-9445, with any questions or needs and to not enter the building until they have talked with the staff. The Mercy Clinic will be postponing any appointments that are not considered urgent, but will still have treatment options for patients who have urgent needs as not to overwhelm the Emergency Departments at the hospitals.

Free or Significantly reduced rate counseling services for industry workers

If you are an Athens area service industry employee seeking support or mental health services during the COVID-19 crisis, please contact a licensed provider on this list and reference this document as a referral source.

Clarke County

Department of HEalth

Some information about clinic hours and locations with a poster and phone numbers for free testing for all Athenians.

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