Shelby Co. Health Dept. offering free masks at multiple locations

Shelby Co. Health Dept. offering free masks at multiple locations
(Source: Morgan Newell, WBTV)

SHELBY COUNTY, Tenn. (WMC) - The Shelby County Health Department is making it easier for people to protect themselves during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The department is offering free masks at multiple locations across the county.

Here’s where you can get a free face mask in Shelby Co.:

Free mask pick-up locations across Shelby County
Free mask pick-up locations across Shelby County (Source: SCHD)

The Shelby County Health Department and the City of Memphis have mandated masking in public. Everyone over the age of 12 is now required to wear a mask in public in Shelby County.

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Director Alisa Haushalter with the Shelby County Health Department said no specific enforcement measures are in the initial order but they can be added moving forward.

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