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Whittier Street Health Center Offers School-Based Services

  • May 12, 2022

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Nicole Joy Hales, PRfirst, 617-947-7983, nhales@prfirst.com   Whittier Street Health Center Offers School-Based Services     Routine and preventative health care provided under medical supervision   ROXBURY and DORCHESTER, MA, ISSUED MAY 6, 2022…Whittier Street Health Center, a community health center with a mission to serve as a center of excellence that […]

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Whittier Street Health Center Honors Eversource Energy CEO Joseph Nolan, Jr. at “Roast to Toast” Fundraising Gala

  • April 26, 2022

CONTACT: Nicole Joy Hales, PRfirst, 617-947-7983, nhales@prfirst.com   Photo (left to right):  Governor Charlie Baker; Frederica Williams, president and CEO, Whittier Street Health Center; Joseph Nolan, Jr., CEO, Eversource Energy (photo credit:  Chris Aduama) Whittier Street Health Center Honors Eversource Energy CEO Joseph Nolan, Jr. at “Roast to Toast” Fundraising Gala  Annual event raises $1.2 […]

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Whittier Street Health Center Celebrates National Minority Health Month

  • April 19, 2022

Whittier Street Health Center Celebrates National Minority Health Month CONTACT: Nicole Joy Hales, PRfirst, 617-947-7983, nhales@prfirst.com     ROXBURY and DORCHESTER, MA, ISSUED APRIL 12, 2022…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 […]

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More COVID-19 Funding- Vaccine Equity

  • April 14, 2022

Community organizations scattered throughout Massachusetts will collectively receive $4.5 million in new COVID-19 funding to bolster vaccination rates and overcome ongoing disparities, the Baker administration announced Friday. By Alison Kuznitz | akuznitz@masslive.com The Massachusetts Vaccine Equity Initiative, with investments tallying more than $51 million so far, is backed by federal assistance from the Centers for Disease Control […]

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NOW AVAILABLE – COVID 19 Viral Medications

  • April 13, 2022

COVID-19 ANTI-VIRAL MEDICATIONS ARE AVAILABLE NOW AT: Whittier Street Health Center 1290 Tremont St. Boston Ma 02120 Pharmacy (617) 606-3777 ////////////// LOS MEDICAMENTOS ANTIVIRALES DE COVID-19 YA ESTAN EN: Whittier Street Health Center 1290 Tremont St. Boston Ma 02120 Farmacia (617) 606-3777  

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COVID-19 BOOSTER SHOTS- Available at Whittier Street Health Center

  • April 11, 2022

VACCINE FACTS COVID-19 Booster Frequently Asked Questions   Do you have questions about COVID-19 booster shots? Find your answers below and visit www.mass.gov/CovidVaccine   COVID-19 Booster Shots Available at: Whittier Street Health Center 1290 Tremont St. Boston Ma 02120 5th floor Vaccine Clinic 617-858-2444   Why do I need to get a COVID booster? The […]

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Whittier Street Health Center to Honor Eversource Energy CEO Joseph Nolan, Jr., at Its 2022 Annual Gala

  • April 1, 2022

Whittier’s 24th Annual Roast to Toast Fundraiser on April 19 Will Support Health and Social Services for Boston’s Most Vulnerable Residents March 30, 2022 09:00 ET | Source: Whittier Street Health Center BOSTON, March 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Eversource Energy President and CEO Joseph R. Nolan, Jr., will be honored by Whittier Street Health Center at […]

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WHITTIER STREET HEALTH CENTER RECEIVES GRANT FROM STAND UP TO CANCER TO INCREASE COLORECTAL CANCER AWARENESS AND SCREENING IN UNDERSERVED RESIDENTS

  • March 25, 2022

PRESS RELEASE  MAR 25, 2022 09:00 EDT Educating community residents about the importance of screening and early detection of Colorectal Cancer as part of Whittier’s efforts to promote health equity. BOSTON, March 25, 2022 (Newswire.com) – Whittier Street Health Center (WSHC) has received funding from Stand Up To Cancer® (SU2C) to increase awareness and screening of colorectal […]

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Whittier Street Health Center Providing Free HIV Prevention Medications through Ready, Set, Prep Initiative

  • March 24, 2022

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                       Contact: info@wshc.org Part of a National Effort to Reduce the number of HIV infections by 75% by 2025 Roxbury, MA (March 23, 2022) Whittier Street Health Center (WSHC) is offering free PrEP HIV-prevention medications to Boston residents living at risk for or living with HIV/AIDS.  The free medications are being made available through Ready […]

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‘Address our housing crisis’: Mayor Wu announces creation of rent stabilization advisory committee

  • March 16, 2022

BY 7 NEWS WHDH MARCH 10, 2022 https://whdh.com/news/address-our-housing-crisis-mayor-wu-announces-creation-of-rent-stabilization-advisory-committee/  

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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).