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Whittier Street Health Center Annual Back to School Barbecue

  • October 3, 2019

    Whittier Street Health Center hosted its Annual Back to School BBQ on Friday, August 23.  Over 700 patients and community residents came together to celebrate the end of our Children’s Enrichment Summer program and to enjoy food, popcorn, ice cream, as well as bouncy houses, inflatable basketball hoops, mobile video game truck, talent show, […]

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‘Moms Do Care’ Program at Boston’s Whittier Street Health Center Offers Hope to Opioid-Addicted Mothers

  • September 11, 2019

‘Moms Do Care’ Program at Boston’s Whittier Street Health Center Offers Hope to Opioid-Addicted Mothers
‘Moms Do Care’ is an opioid addiction program which offers pregnant and postpartum women recovery treatment which is anonymous, voluntary and free of charge.

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Whittier’s own Robert Edwards is Suffolk County Sheriff Dept. “Partner of the Month”

  • August 2, 2019

The Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department’s “Partner of the Month” series highlights the outside agencies and organizations that are working with us to help improve the lives and increase opportunities for the men and women remanded to our care and custody by the courts. Each month, we will highlight these collaborations between our organizations and shed […]

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Whittier’s own Robert Edwards is Suffolk County Sheriff Dept. “Partner of the Month”

  • August 2, 2019

The Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department’s “Partner of the Month” series highlights the outside agencies and organizations that are working with us to help improve the lives and increase opportunities for the men and women remanded to our care and custody by the courts. Each month, we will highlight these collaborations between our organizations and shed […]

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Whittier Street Health Center Among 100 Organizations Selected for AG Grant to Partly Fund Summer Jobs for Youth

  • July 16, 2019

Whittier Street Health Center Among 100 Organizations Selected for AG Grant to Partly Fund Summer Jobs for Youth Summer Youth Employment Program at Whittier Gets a Financial Boost From Healthcare Settlement Money From AG Maura Healey’s Office   ROXBURY, Mass., July 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey recently announced her office will award Whittier Street Health Center part of […]

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Whittier in The News

  • May 29, 2019

    

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Boston Health Center Confirms Continued Increase in HIV Cases Among City’s Homeless Drug Users

  • May 29, 2019

Whittier Street Health Center’s Mobile Outreach Van Recently Detected Several New HIV-Positive Cases Among Drug Users and Transients Along Melnea Cass Blvd. A second individual has tested positive for HIV in the past two months in the area between Melnea Cass Boulevard and Massachusetts Avenue, on the border of the city’s Roxbury and South End neighborhoods. The diagnosis […]

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Whittier Street Health Center Marks 17-Year Anniversary of President and CEO Frederica Williams

  • May 6, 2019

Whittier Street Health Center Marks 17-Year Anniversary of President and CEO Frederica Williams   Under Williams’ direction, the historic Boston health clinic has experienced massive growth; including the construction of a five-story, 78,900-square foot, state-of-the-art health facility in 2012 which now bears her name. ROXBURY, Mass., May 3, 2019 (Newswire.com) –  – Frederica Williams, CEO and […]

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Thank you from our patients and dedicated employees: the Toast to Jim Judge broke a record!

  • April 11, 2019

Last night at the Toast to Jim Judge, Chairman, President and CEO, Eversource Energy, we were joined by 730 people, and raised the largest amount EVER in the history of our annual Whittier Street Health Center toast with over $925,000 Toast 2019 Thank you

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Whittier Street Health Center has been selected by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health to implement Moms Do Care- Hiring Recovery Coaches

  • March 19, 2019

Whittier Street Health Center (WSHC) has been selected by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health to implement Moms Do Care, a free program providing services for pregnant and parenting women (PPW) with opioid use disorder (OUD). WSHC has been awarded $1 million, over two years, for this initiative. Funding for Moms Do Care is provided by […]

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