Beginning Monday, January 24, the Lee County Government Health Department will provide N95 masks to any Lee County resident who would like one.

Those interested in picking up masks may do so at the Health Department, located at 106 Hillcrest Drive in Sanford, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday. An area will be designated on the first floor to pick up masks. A maximum of two N95 masks will be available per resident.

As a reminder, COVID-19 home test kits are now being provided by the Federal Government. Order your at-home COVID-19 test kits at

Labcorp is also providing COVID-19 PCR at-home testing. More information may be found at

“We understand many individuals are looking for resources to help protect themselves and their families during this pandemic and these resources will help to slow the spread of the virus,” said Lee County Health Director Heath Cain.