Archived News

Whittier Street Health Center CEO & President, Frederica M. Williams has been named Co-Chair of Kim Janey’s Mayoral Transition Sub-Committee

  • July 15, 2021  


Whittier Street Health Center holds the 2021 Men’s Health Summit

  • June 29, 2021


Whittier Street Health Center’s 2021 Men’s Health Summit

  • June 16, 2021

Men Take Action! Whittier Street Health Center Hosts Free Health Event For Men And Their Families Men’s Health Summit Also Honors Eight Outstanding Public Health Allies Against Racial Disparity ROXBURY – There’s a steel band and free food. But that’s not all. Free Covid-19 testing and vaccines, health screenings and access to medical experts through […]


Leaders from the Federal Department of Housing and Urban Development and Department of Health and Human Services will be Hosting a Press Conference at Whittier on June 9th Regarding Increased COVID-19 Services in New England

  • June 1, 2021

HUD, HHS Speak at Local Health Center about Increasing COVID-19 Services in New England BOSTON – On Wednesday, June 9th from 11am-11:30am, federal officials from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) will be at Whittier Street Health Center to speak about a joint agency […]


Whittier Street Health Center Recognizes Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month

  • May 11, 2021

On October 5, 1978 President Jimmy Carter signed into law a declaration acknowledging the first week of May as “Asian/Pacific American Heritage Week.” Over the next decade this expanded to encompass the entire month of May as a time to recognize the rich culture shared by Asian and Pacific Islander Americans. This month, Whittier Street […]


COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

  • May 11, 2021

Whittier Street Health Center COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Time: 9a.m. to 6p.m. Monday-Friday 9a.m.-5p.m.-Saturdays *NOW OFFERING WALK-IN APPOINTMENTS. You can now come in and make a COVID-19 vaccination appointment. For more information call (617) 858-2444. Location: 1290 Tremont Street, 2nd Floor Roxbury, MA 02120 9a.m. to 5p.m. Monday-Friday Location: 278 Blue Hill Avenue Roxbury, MA 02119 […]


Thank You to the Boston Red Sox for Recognizing Whittier’s Mobile Vaccination Clinic!

  • April 16, 2021

Today members of the Whittier Street Health Center’s Mobile Vaccination Clinic received a generous act of kindness from the Boston Red Sox.  Each staff member received swag bags containing a Red Sox cap, Red Sox bear, Red Sox commemorative World Series ring, lanyard, mock baseball, spring training t-shirt, baseball cards and a Red Sox pennant. […]


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).