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Whittier Street Health Center Recipient of $500,000 Grant from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on First Anniversary of Biden-Harris Administration’s Reignited Cancer Moonshot

  • February 7, 2023

Award to be used for breast cancer screening in partnership with Dana-Farber Cancer Institute  BOSTON, MA, ISSUED FEBRUARY  9, 2023…Whittier Street Health Center, a community health center with a mission to serve as a center of excellence that provides high quality and accessible health care and social services that achieve health equity, social justice, and […]


Whittier Street Health Center to Hold National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Event, Tuesday, February 7

  • February 6, 2023

 BOSTON, MA, ISSUED FEBRUARY 6, 2023…Whittier Street Health Center will be recognizing National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day with free sexual health screenings and HIV testing on Tuesday, February 7, from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. at 1290 Tremont Street, Roxbury, in the second floor community education room.  Media representatives are invited to attend the event, […]


A note about Whittier and COVID-19

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak in our area, we ask all clients and patients to call ahead before coming to any of our sites. We are working to take care of most clients/patients via phone/video encounter so we can meet your ongoing healthcare needs. This is for your safety and so we can provide the highest quality of care to you while following CDC guidance for COVID-19. Please call 617-427-1000 for any questions or concerns.

Whittier will provide COVID-19 testing from 10 am to 4 pm on Monday to Friday. Following CDC guidance, we recommend testing if you have a fever AND one of the following three symptoms: cough OR shortness of breath OR sore throat. Please bring your picture identification and your insurance card (if you have insurance).